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Learning the Art of Henna: Hands On!
Learn all about mehndi, the art of henna, in Orlando, in a fun and structured atmosphere packed with hands-on education and experience.

  • Only 12 People Per Class
  • All Workshop Supplies Included
  • Comprehensive Professional Teaching
  • Announced/Registration Available 30 Days in Advance
    If the date is not listed below, we do not have a date yet.
  • Simply Henna 101 Workshop: 3 hours $55
  • Labs: 1-2 hours $25-$35 (depending on the lab)
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  • Workshop Descriptions Below
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2017 Henna Workshops and Classes
Registration Available About 30 Days Before

Advance dates are tentative and subject to change.
Winter Quarter Spring Quarter Summer Quarter Fall Quarter
Feb 25 2017

Simply Henna 101

12:00-3:00

Henna Anatomy Lab
4:00-5:30



SOLD OUT
April 29, 2017

Simply Henna 101

12:00-3:00

Sangeet Strip Lab
4:00-5:30

Henna Gig
Lab
6:00-7:30


SOLD OUT
July 29 2017

Simply Henna 101

12:00-3:00

Mandala Lab
4:00-5:30

Henna Fillers Lab
6:00-7:30

Registration Below
September 2017
Tentative Date

Simply Henna 101

12:00-3:00

Intro to Bridal Lab?
4:00-6:00


Registration Not Available Yet
Buy 2 workshops, Get $10 OFF!
Buy All 3 workshops, Get $15 OFF!


All classes must have 5 students or class will be canceled.
If class is canceled, 5 days notice will be provided and full refunds issued.
Registration for workshops closes at 10:00am (EST) the day BEFORE workshops.


Henna U Quarterly Extension Classes

Once a quarter (winter, spring, summer, and fall) we offer a henna learning opportunity with our extension classes. The Simply Henna 101 workshop is offered followed by topic-based Henna Labs.


Henna U Intensives
We occasionally bring in a major henna guest teacher from the professional henna community for an intensive of hands-on classes and workshops. There are sometimes multi-day with multiple instructors and sometimes a one day intensive with one instructor.

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Workshop Simply Henna 101 Saturday July 29, 2017 12:00-3:00 Mandala Henna Workshop Design Lab: Saturday, July 29, 2017 4:00-5:30
Only: $55.00

(3)
Only: $30.00
Learn how to henna in a hands on workshop taught by professional henna artist, Jody Beachcombers. Learn how to create artistic design in hands on henna class.
Great Workshop for Beginners to Intermediate Level Henna Artists Purchase 2 Classes, Get $10 Off! Purchase 3 Classes, Get $15 Off!
Workshop Henna Fillers Lab Saturday July 29, 2017 6:00-7:30
Only: $30.00

(1)
Learn how to use traditional and modern fillers in your henna designs.
Basic Henna Technique Will Not be Taught. Beginners Should Take the Henna 101 Class First.
   
 

Henna U Extension Courses
Our extension classes, are workshops offered throughout the year.
The Simply Henna 101 class is offered in quarters without an Intenstive, and additional Henna Lab
workshops are available both in conjunction with the Simply Henna 101 class and on their own.

Fun in the Simply Henna for beginners class.Simply Henna 101 workshop
The Science & Art of Mehndi

Henna Level: Beginner to Intermediate
This workshop is only offered 3 times a year.
Limited to 12 people!

Learn how to do henna with an in-depth introduction to the basics of henna tattoos. Learning the science and the art of henna gives you everything you need to start or continue on your henna adventure!



THREE hours of professional instruction, a workbook, and complete henna kit are included for only $55!


Simply Henna 101 Workshop
This workshop will cover...

  • Brief henna history/traditions
  • Different kinds of henna
  • Henna safety
  • How henna works
  • How to mix henna
  • Application techniques
  • Design and art techniques
  • and more...


This is a full 3 hour workshop with more than 1.5 hours of hands-on henna work.
The workshop is bargain priced at only $55 including the henna kit with $30 worth of henna product!

This workshop is announced about 30 days in advance and normally sells out quickly. Buy your ticket as soon as you see it announced.


Henna Technique Lab Workshops
We offer a range of henna lab-style workshops throughout the year. These classes are focused on one particular subject and do not cover basic henna information.

Henna Labs cost $20-55 depending on the time and materials used.

Here is a sampling of some of our henna lab classes...


Mandala henna design with fresh henna pasteMandala Henna Design Lab:
Henna Level: All Levelss
*If you are a beginner, you should take the Simply Henna 101 Workshop first.
Basic henna information will NOT be taught.

Learn multiple ways to create gorgeous symmetrical mandalas in henna. Learn the art of custom creating mandalas and placement.

Great for festival artists and artists that do parties.


Learn to use henna fillers in mehndi desigsn in this henna class.Henna Fillers Lab:
Henna Level: All Levels
*If you are a beginner, you should take the Simply Henna 101 Workshop first.
Basic henna information will NOT be taught.

Learn to utilize fillers in different ways including how and when to use filler techniques.

Tips and tricks to create neat and clean looking fillers in both traditional and non-traditional henna designs.

This is a great workshop to take if you are interested in bridal style henna. Fillers feature heavily in bridal henna.


Henna Anatomy Lab:
Henna Level: All Levels
Learn the anatomy of a henna design to create your own henna style.*If you are a beginner, you should take the Simply Henna 101 Workshop first.
Basic henna information will NOT be taught.

The Gross Anatomy of henna! Learn the principles of henna design fundamentals to create designs that are professional quality.

These design principles relate to every style of henna, will enhance your understanding of bringing a full henna design to life and build a foundation for strong henna stylization. These are the principles that allow you to develop your own henna style as an individual artist.


Festival Design Lab: (Beyond the Strip)
Henna Level: All Levels
*If you are a beginner, you should take the Simply Henna 101 Workshop first.
Basic henna information will NOT be taught.

Learn the foundation to create henna designs for festivals and parties that are quick and look great. This is not just duplicating designs, this is learning to CREATE an impressive design that is quick. 

If you are doing henna at festivals or parties this class will help you get through more people quicker and make more money. Master the skill of "artist choice"!   


Henna Mixology Lab:
Henna Level: All Levels Welcome

Learn to mix the perfect henna paste on your own for great staining, easy-to-work with mehndi paste.If you are not mixing your own henna paste from powder, or if you are not getting consistent results when mixing henna, this is the workshop for you!

The actual science of mixing henna will be taught. Learn all the factors about dye release, ingredients for the perfect henna paste (plus options for changing them), and learn to find the perfect texture for you. You will make and use different textures so you can find exactly how you like your henna paste.

This is a very hands-on class that will have you actually mixing henna. There will be physical examples that you can see and use, and we will discuss the pros and cons of different textures.

You will have take home samples as part of this workshop!


Zippy Henna Design Lab:
Henna Level: All Levels
*If you are a beginner, you should take the Simply Henna 101 Workshop first.
Basic henna information will NOT be taught.

Fun and quick henna designs! Learn to henna a selection of quick-high impact henna designs and how to create your own. These are great for festivals, fundraisers, and parties. With a focus on non-traditional designs, these designs
can really expand your henna vocabulary and the selection of designs you can offer.


Learn how to create quick and beautiful sangeet strips for henna parties in this mehndi class.Sangeet Strip Henna Lab:
Henna Level: All Levels
*If you are a beginner, you should take the Simply Henna 101 Workshop first.
Basic henna information will NOT be taught.

This class will teach how to build sangeet strips for quick party designs that people love. Learn techniques to create individual henna designs for each person while still being quick.

Perfect for beginners but also great for anyone that
wants to do henna on others at festivals or parties. 


Learn what you need to know to do a henna party or fundraising event in this henna class.Henna Gigs Lab:
Henna Level: All Levels
*If you are a beginner, you should take the Simply Henna 101 Workshop first.
Basic henna information will NOT be taught.

If you want to do henna on others for money, this is the class for YOU! Avoid common mistakes new henna artists make at early henna gigs. Learn what you need to prepare for a gig, how to price henna, contract basics, and
so much more. GREAT class!


Learn to use negative space in henna designs in theis hands on henna class and workshop.Negative Space Design Lab:
Henna Level: All Levels
*If you are a beginner, you should take the Simply Henna 101 Workshop first.
Basic henna information will NOT be taught.

This class focuses on how to use negative space within a henna design (arguably the most important part of henna anatomy). You will learn to use negative space in creative ways and to consider the use of negative space in every henna tattoo you do. This lab focuses on expanding your henna vocabulary.


Learn how to henna at Orlando henna workshop taught by professional henna artist, Jody BeachcombersCreating Texture with Two Tone & Shading Henna Lab:
Henna Level: All Levels
*If you are a beginner, you should take the Simply Henna 101 Workshop first.
Basic henna information will NOT be taught.

This class teaches various ways to create texture in henna including two tone and shading techniques in henna design. We will physically practice techniques and explore unique ways to add depth and texture to a henna design.


Learn the anatomy of a henna design to create your own henna style.Henna Line Quality Lab:
Henna Level: All Levels
*If you are a beginner, you should take the Simply Henna 101 Workshop first.
Basic henna information will NOT be taught.

In this hands-on technique henna class, you will learn to lay down the perfect henna line. Learn how to drape henna and draw henna. We will drill, drill, drill and you will be prepared for your own at-home henna practice.


Symbolism in Henna Lab:
Henna Level: All Levels
*If you are a beginner, you should take the Simply Henna 101 Workshop first.
Basic henna information will NOT be taught.

Learn to create henna designs with a focus on symbolism. You will learn both individual symbolism and creating an overall flow of meaning in henna design.


Henna Around the World
Indian & Arabic Style Henna Design Lab:

Henna Level: All Levels
*If you are a beginner, you should take the Simply Henna 101 Workshop first.
Basic henna information will NOT be taught.

Learn the basics of both traditional Indian style henna and traditional Arabic style henna. Learn to identify the differences between the styles and how to fuse them for unique henna designs.


Henna Around the World
Moroccan and Mauritanian Style Henna Design Lab:

Henna Level: All Levels
*If you are a beginner, you should take the Simply Henna 101 Workshop first.
Basic henna information will NOT be taught.

Learn the basics of both traditional Moroccan style henna and traditional Mauritanian style henna. Learn to identify the differences between the styles and create a foundation for incorporating both styles into your henna work.


Basics Indian Bridal Henna Design Lab:
Henna Level: Some Experience Needed
Basic henna information will NOT be taught.

We go beyond the basics of traditional Indian henna style and into bridal henna. We do not cover the basics of Indian style or identifying Indian style. This class is specifically for learning Indian bridal style henna. Motifs, placement, tradition, and speed will be covered.