The Henna Page Pattern Index
What sort of pattern would you like to henna today?

Countries, Cultures, History
If you would like your lineart included in the Henna Page Pattern Index, email Catherine Cartwright-Jones

Countries, Culture and History

Spellstone: Africa pages
19th C North African Patterns
Bold Patterns for Reapplying
Bold Patterns for Thick Applications
Bushoong Traditional Pattern
Creating Patterns with Contrasting Tones
Igbo Traditional Pattern
Patterns Based on the Sankofa
Patterns based on Traditional Ghanian Art
Patterns for Subtle Effects
Patterns from Berber Art
Patterns from Ethiopian Art
Patterns from Tunisian Art
Patterns from Tuareg Art
Traditional Moroccan Henna Patterns
Traditional Sudanese Henna Patterns
Traditional Yoruba Patterns
West African Bandage Technique

Ancient Mediterranean
1600 BCE Minoan Art Adaptations
1600 BCE Mycenaean Art Adaptations

Chinese & Japanese
Happiness Bats
Japanese Characters
Year of the Goat
Year of the Snake

Historical & Cultural Miscellaneous
Arabesque by Jessica McQueen
Native American Tribal Patterns
Childbirth and Postpartum Henna Traditions
12th C Ladakhi Art Adaptations
Heart Patterns from Medieval Art
Id al’Adha Khamsa Patterns
Irish Patterns
Patterns from Indonesia
Patterns from Sri Lanka
Pueblo Rain Bird Patterns
Spellstone: Europe page 1
Tulips of Topkapi by Alex Morgan
Warrior Resist Patterns by Alex Morgan

Historical Spain
Moorish Spanish Art Adaptations
Spanish Knot 1 with instructions
Spanish Knot 2 with instructions

Indian & Pakistani Patterns

12th C Bengali Art Adaptations
17th C Indian Art
18th C Rajasthani Art
Ganesha 1
Ganesha 2
Ganesha's Henna Garden by Kim Brennan
Ganesha's Henna Garden by Kim Brennan
Ganesha's Henna Garden by Kim Brennan
Mehandi Volume One Patterns by Dipti Desai
Mehandi Volume Two Patterns by Dipti Desai
Patterns from a Rajasthani Choli
Patterns from Indian art
Patterns from Karnataka
Patterns from Pakistani Art
Patterns from Ribari Art
Patterns from Tamil Nadu

Jewish Patterns
Jewish Patterns from Kurdish Folk Art pages
Sephardic Jewish Patterns
Patterns from Israeli Art

Middle Eastern & Arabic
Arabesque by Jessica McQueen
Arabic Words Adapted as Henna Patterns
Patterns from Afghani Art
Patterns from Arabic Art 14th to 18th C
Patterns from Bedouin Art
Patterns from Iraqi Art 9th to 14th C
Patterns from Israeli Art
Syrian Patterns 9th to 15th C
Traditional Arabian Henna Patterns
Tulips of Topkapi by Alex Morgan

Pagan & Pentagram Patterns
Autumn Equinox Patterns
More Hip to Hip Patterns for Rocker Gurlz
Patterns for Dancing in the Moonlight
Pentagrams and Hearts with instructions

Persian & Turkish
13th C Persian Art Adaptations
15th C Persian Art Adaptations
16th C Turkish Art Adaptations
Arabesque by Jessica McQueen
Patterns from Persian Art
Patterns from Turkestani Art
Patterns from Turkish Art
Persian Knot 1 with instructions
Tulips of Topkapi by Alex Morgan

Back to The Henna Page Pattern Index
Still can't find what you want?  Try The Henna Page Main Index.

Here are two great books on pattern theory: 
Learn to create beautiful original patterns from simple elements!!
Get "Origins ~ Part One~" and "Origins ~ Part Two ~"
by Alex Morgan