Books about Henna

 

Here are some books on henna. This list is by no means comprehensive, but rather contains just a few good books to get you started. Feel free to email me the names of any others you think are noticeably lacking and I’ll include them as well.

  • Spellstone ~ Tribal~, by Alex Morgan
  • Hennaria: Traditional Iranian Henna Art, by Erfan Mahlodji
  • Henna, The Joyous Body Art, by Catherine Cartwright-Jones
  • Id Al-Adha, by Catherine Cartwright-Jones
  • Native American Tribal Patterns, by Catherine Cartwright-Jones
  • Bejewelled, by Justine Howland-Goodwin  
  • The St. Pancras Henna Pattern Book, by Catherine Cartwright-Jones
  • How to Start Your Own Henna Business, by Erika Harrison
  • Lezard's First, by Lezard Cheung
  • Henna Patterns for the Aspiring Artist, by Alissa Hall
  • Jewish Patterns from Kurdish Folk Art, by Alex Morgan
  • Desire ~ 1 ~, by Erfan Mahlodji
  • Desire ~ 2 ~, by Erfan Mahlodji
  • Born Again Tribal, by Erfan Mahlodji
  • Willowhawk's Magical Mehendi, by Justine Howland-Goodwin
  • Henna's Significance , Catherine Cartwright-Jones 
  • The Art of Mehndi, by Sumita Batra
  • The Mehndi Kit; Learn the Traditional Art of Henna Body Decoration, by Zaynab Mirza
  • The Henna Body Art Kit: Everything You Need to Create Stunning Temporary Tattoos, by Aileen Marron
  • Mehndi: The Art of Henna Body Painting, by Carine Fabius, Michele M. Garcia
  • Mehndi: Rediscovering Henna Body Art, by Marie Anakee Miczak, Marie Anakke Miczak
  • Henna from Head to Toe!, by Norma Pasekoff Weinberg
  • Mehndi : The Timeless Art of Henna Painting, by Loretta Roome
  • Celtic Body Art, by Aileen Marron
  • Henna's Secret History: The History Mystery and Folklore of Henna, by Marie Anakee Miczak
  • Henna Paintings, by Sabine Kuhne
  • The Art of Henna; The Ultimate Body Art Book and Kit With Book, by Pamela Nichols
  • Everything You Need to Know About Mendhi, Temporary Tattoos, and Other Temporary Body Art (Need to Know Library), by Stefanie Iris Weiss
  • The Art of Mehndi: Learn the Ancient Art of Painting Hands, Ankles, and More, by Jane Glicksman
  • Traditional Mehndi Designs: A Treasury of Henna Body Art, by Dorine Van Den Beukel, Dorine Van Den Beukel

Henna Tattoo Books available in Electronic Formats

  • Origins ~ Part One, by Alex Morgan
  • Origins ~ Part Two, by Alex Morgan
  • Europe,  by Alex Morgan
  • Tribal ~ Part 1, by Alex Morgan
  • Tribal ~ Part 2, by Alex Morgan
  • Africa, by Alex Morgan
  • Hennaria: Traditional Iranian Henna Art, by Erfan Mahlodji
  • Moroccan and Tunisian Henna Patterns and Traditions , by Erfan Mahlodji and Catherine Cartwright-Jones 
  • Henna, The Joyous Body Art, by Catherine Cartwright-Jones
  • Id Al-Adha, by Catherine Cartwright-Jones
  • Native American Tribal Patterns, by Catherine Cartwright-Jones
  • Rangoli, by Catherine Cartwright-Jones