Mehndi NYC’s Mehndi Minute: YouTube Henna Inspiration and Education

Mehndi NYC’s Mehndi Minute: YouTube Henna Inspiration and Education

Today Mehndi NYC kicks off Mehndi Minute–60 seconds (or less) of henna video inspiration and education on YouTube. I shot...

TO DIP OR NOT TO DIP…Henna at Fashion Week, NYC

TO DIP OR NOT TO DIP…Henna at Fashion Week, NYC

Trend alert: henna style finger-dipping. Generally, my henna clients fall into two groups: those who love having their fingers dipped...

How to Avoid Dangerous “Henna” Tattoos

How to Avoid Dangerous “Henna” Tattoos

In my classes and with clients, I emphasize a crucial point: Henna is NEVER black–although it can come pretty close...

Henna Inspiration: Kevin Craig, Tattooist

Henna Inspiration: Kevin Craig, Tattooist

Kevin Craig (A.K.A. Kalpavrksa), a longtime friend, tattoo artist and inspiration for my henna work, has been tattooing for over...

More Delhi Street Mehndi

More Delhi Street Mehndi

This time, via 52 Suburbs Around the World. Scroll down to see some beautiful images of henna design from Lajpat...

Rihanna’s Mehndi Tattoo

Rihanna’s Mehndi Tattoo

I found photo’s of Rihanna’s mehndi tattoo, done by NYC tattooists Keith Bang Bang McCurdy and Cally-Jo, while looking up...

Henna Cookies

Henna Cookies

I have been branching out and experimenting with other canvasses including streets and now, baked goods. Here is a glimpse...

Interview with Lisa Butterworth

Interview with Lisa Butterworth

This summer, I got to chat with Lisa Butterworth, henna artist, blogger, supplier and teacher based in Brooklyn. Her podcast,...

Mehndi Strips in Rural India

Mehndi Strips in Rural India

Central Park Recess Mehndi

Central Park Recess Mehndi

Two students of mine showed up at school with henna following spring break–one with henna from henna artist Darcy Vasudev...