We can accommodate any size event from a large corporate affair to a small party in your home. We are located in Portland Maine, and travel to events throughout New England.
We are practiced in the art of Mehndi both traditional and modern styles and arrive prepared with many designs ready to hand-draw to your unique liking. Test the artist's talent by asking for the "artist's choice," and enter into a collaboration with someone with years of training to create a one-of-a-kind custom image.
We had a wonderful experience with Neve. She was such a great addition to our baby shower. All of the guests loved their henna tattoos and appreciated the fun and unique experience.
Response from ReMarkable Blackbird:
Thank you Katie,
It was a wonderful party you hosted and such a perfect location. Thank you for having me be a part of it.
Neva worked well to accommodate the event, making sure we were satisfied with the art and quality of her work. Thank you!
Price Range: $80-100 Per hour
Gig Length: 60 - 1000 minutes
What to Expect
ReMarkable Blackbird has many years of experience to accommodate what ever your event needs are. We are as precise with birthday parities for a teen coming of age as we are for larger events such as weddings and corporate employee appreciations. With the highest level of training and talent your guests will watch with great enjoyment as our artists hand draw original images for them to take home as a memento of your unforgettable event.
Genevieve (“Nev”) Levin is a full-time henna artist practiced in the art of mehndi for 12 years. Also a multi-media artist working with henna, paint, paper and found objects she creates imaginative, vibrant artwork. After earning her BFA from Maine College of Art, Nev spent ten years working as a potter, and during that time she also worked with people with special needs and the elderly, helping them live richer lives through art. In 2005 Nev made the decision to pursue her dream of running her own business and is now a full-time studio artist. Her success with the two businesses, ReMarkable Blackbird and Blackbird Studios has been well worth the initial risk.
Now one of the most sought-after henna artists in New England, She brings her experience as a visual artist to Mehndi. Ms. Levin is internationally certified (ICNHA) in the art of henna and is a skilled practitioner in all styles of Mehndi including Modern, Traditional Indian, Moroccan and Indo-Aribic. For a fuller experience in body embellishment ask about two-tone, gilding and crystal accents. Nev uses special blends for working in varying situations. For pregnant bellies ask about a relaxing Lavender mix. For Weddings Nev works with a bridal blend of to give the darkest longest lasting color, Styling designs to enhance the natural radiance of each woman for her wedding day. Nev also teaches beginning- to advanced-level workshops for some of the top henna artists in North America.
Additional Booking Notes
For your henna to be of top quality we need, good quality overhead light enough to read by and to be placed a good distance from dj or other noisy situations.
We can arrive with 10 X 10 easy-up and directors chairs for a $30 additional fee.
Otherwise two sturdy tables and 4 chairs are needed
Past Booked Events
|January 08, 2017 • 11:00am - 1:00pm||Baby Shower|
|November 19, 2016 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm||Birthday (Adult)|
2 sturdy chairs and 2 tables. lighting to read by
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