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free 'how to' ebooks and scholarly articles from the Encyclopedia of Henna
by Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD and friends

Ancient Sunrise Henna for Hair

Ancient Sunrise®
Henna for Hair


The NEW
comprehensive guide to the art, science, history, and techniques of dyeing hair with henna, indigo, and cassia.


Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
The Geographies of the Black Henna Meme Organism and the Epidemic of Para-phenylenediamine Sensitization: A Qualitative History

The Geographies of the Black Henna Meme Organism and the Epidemic of Para-
Phenylenediamine Sensitization: A Qualitative History


Doctoral dissertation on black hennna

Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
Geographic Approach to Henna

Developing Guidelines on Henna:
a Geographical Approach


Master's thesis on henna

Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
Enlaced


Body art patterns for henna and 'white henna' Becoming Moonlight® techniques

Penni AlZayer

White henna how to

Introduction to 'White Henna'

NEW

'How to'  guide to 'white henna'

Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD and Rebecca Chou
Burqa

Burqa: Garment as Signifier

anthropological research paper

Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
Hajj

Formal and Popular
Muslim Pilgrimages
in Morocco

anthropological research paper

Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
Henna and menstruation

Menstruation and Henna:
Pollution and Purification


anthropological research paper

lilit

Henna and the Evil Eye, Salt and Lilith, and the Geography of G6PD Deficiency


anthropological research paper

Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
The Significance of Henna

Henna’s Significance
in Amazigh Id, Circumcision
and "Night of the Henna" Celebrations

anthropological research paper

Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
Finding Blue

Finding Blue  

History, traditions,
"how to" of Celtic woading; patterns too!


research paper

Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD

North African Henna: History and Technique

North African Women's Body Markings:
History and Technique


research paper

Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
harquus2

Harquus:
North African Women's
Traditional Body Art
Volume 2: Paint



research paper

Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD

harquus 3

Harquus:
North African Women's
Traditional Body Art
Volume 3: Tattoo



research paper

Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD

history of henna

Ancient Sunrise® Chapter 2: The History of Henna

    research papers

    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
    Persian Henna

    The Patterns of Persian Henna


    research paper

    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD

    Persian Henna

    The Techniques of Persian Henna

    research paper

    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD

    PostPartum Henna Traditions

    The Functions of Childbirth
    and Postpartum Henna Traditions

    research paper

    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD

    Rangoli

    Rangoli

    Traditional women's floor art from India

    research paper

    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
    Id

    Id al-Adha: 
    the Significance of
    Henna in this Sacrifice

    research paper

    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
    North African book

    HowTo"
    North African Henna Elements  

    Fundamental elements for Marrakechi style henna.

    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
    North African Patterns

    "HowTo"
    North African
    Diamonds and Stars
     

    Diamond and Star patterns
    for North African style
    henna work.

    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
    North African Henna Patterns

    "HowTo"
    North African Patterns


    Innovation and Adaptation

    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
    Adinkra

    Adinkra Patterns
    Adapted for Body Art

    Body art patterns based on Ghanaian Adinkra.


    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
    Lezard

    Lezard's First

    A FREE pattern book by Lezard



    Tribal

    Tribal

    New Edition!


    a Spellstone
    PatternBook

    by Alex Morgan
    Tulips of Topkapi

    Tulips of Topkapi

    a Spellstone
    PatternBook

    by Alex Morgan
    Warrior

    Warrior


    a Spellstone
    PatternBook


    by Alex Morgan

    Spain

    Spain

    Patterns based on art from Medieval Spain


    a Spellstone
     PatternBook


    by Alex Morgan
    Spellstone Spain drum

    Spain: Drums


    Henna techniques for drum tops

    a Spellstone
     PatternBook


    by Alex Morgan
    Ancient Blue

    Ancient Blue
    Pagan Patterns
    from Ancient Europ
    e

    a Spellstone
    PatternBook

    by Alex Morgan
    Europe2

    Europe

    a Spellstone
    PatternBook

    by Alex Morgan
    Patterns 1

    "HowTo"
    Patterns Volume 1

    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
    Henna pattern book 2

    "HowTo"
    Patterns Volume 2:

    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD

    Pattern Book 3

    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
    Fire Dancer

    Fire Dancer

    Body art patterns based on Polynesian tattoos and graphic arts.

    a Spellstone
    PatternBook

    by Alex Morgan
    St. Pancras

    The St. Pancras
    Pattern
    Book

    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
    HJBA

    The Joyous
    Body Art


    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
    Native American

    Native American
    Tribal Patterns


    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
    Harquus 4

    Harquus:
    North African Women's
    Traditional Body Art
    Volume 4: Improvisation


    Catherine Cartwright-Jones PhD
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