A LITTLE ABOUT US
"Within you is the divine capacity to manifest and attract all that you need or desire."
We hear over and over how relaxing the process of henna is, both for the recipient and the on-lookers. Many people report a deep sense of ease while having henna applied and are mesmerized as the design emerges. We arrive with our box of magic tools, including Aftercare instructions, body quality glitter, gems and 100% natural red-brown henna. ReMarkable Blackbird (Founded in 2006) will arrive at your door with designs ready to hand-draw to your unique liking. All of our artists are practiced in the art of Mehndi, both traditional and modern. We encourage you to ask for the “artist’s choice,” where you will enter into a collaboration with a seasoned artist who will create for you a one-of-a-kind custom design.
Located in Portland, Maine, we work with any size event from a large corporate affair to a small party in your home. Fully licensed and insured nationwide and available for travel to events. Feel free to call or e-mail for a free phone consultation on your next function.
Genevieve Levin a.k.a Nev
Nev’s core belief about the world is that we are all connected through pattern, both visually and contextually. She is passionate about exploring that connection with her art.
Genevieve Levin is a multi-media artist in her hometown of Portland, Maine. She enjoys creating luminous, vibrant artwork with henna, paper, acrylic, fabric, found objects, sound and all things that shine. Nev fills up her days DJ'ing, dancing and keeping her eye and heart firmly fixed on finding the beauty in the world. She has spent her time adorning and enlivening the lives of many since becoming a full time henna artist in 2006.
After earning her BFA (’97) from The Maine College of Art, Nev was a studio potter and an art educator, trained to with people with special needs and the elderly. She is fully licensed and certified with the ICNHA (International Certification in Natural Henna Arts) since 2004 and presents at schools, libraries as well as teaching at henna conferences around the world. You will often find her working festivals in summer and autumn and in more intimate settings with brides or appling crowns for people undergoing treatment for cancer. Nev's specialty and passion is adorning Mamas-to-be doing belly henna.
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