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The Art of Mehndi
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Sumita Batra, Liz Wilde
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Penguin Group USA

A beautifully illustrated exploration of the history and symbolism of the ancient Indian art of henna design discusses how this form of body painting has recently become fashionable, giving step-by-step instructions on making and using henna paste. 20,000 first printing.
Mehndi Designs
Language: en
Pages: 30
Authors: Marty Noble
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-09-02 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Scores of lovely designs, adapted from authentic images used in the ancient art of henna body painting, incorporate scores of lovely patterns. Used to cover hands, forearms, and feet during celebrations, these 166 black-and-white designs include fine line, lacy, and paisley motifs, as well as assorted floral borders, heart-shaped insets,
Mehndi
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Loretta Roome
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-25 - Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin

Mehndi, the ancient art of painting on the skin with henna, beautifies the body, rejuvenates the spirit, and celebrates the joys of creativity and self-expression. More than just a temporary tattoo, mehndi offers us a way to participate in a centuries-old tradition still practiced in India, Africa, and the Middle
The Art of Mehndi
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Jane Glicksman
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Roxbury Park Juvenile

Describes the origin of the henna decorations known as mehndi, and provides instructions on preparing henna paste and painting one's hands and feet.
Creative Haven Mehndi Designs Coloring Book
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Marty Noble
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-21 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Derived from the ancient art of henna body painting, 31 striking patterns of exotic birds and butterflies, hypnotic paisley prints, and flowers galore offer an exciting array of coloring challenges.