Meet the Maids:

Larissa Reinders, Dragonfly Designs Henna (Fredericton, NB)

Larissa Reinders, Dragonfly Designs Henna (Fredericton, New Brunswick)

Larissa's versatility, intuition and passion for henna art combine to ensure each of her clients a unique and wonderful experience. Larissa is looking forward to bringing premium henna back to this tattoo festival for the fourth year in a row. www.atlantichenna.com

Colleen "Mookie" Garland, Henna Artistry (Medicine Hat, AB)

Colleen 'Mookie' Garland, Henna Artistry (Medicine Hat, Alberta)

Colleen has been creating the art of Mehndi for 15 years in southern Alberta. She took a weekend workshop in Calgary where she learned her technique and the history and culture behind this magical art. www.hennaartistry.com

Holly Monster, Henna by Holly (Toronto, ON)

Holly Monster, Henna by Holly (Toronto, Ontario)

Holly has been instrumental in promoting and supporting the growth of henna artistry in Canada. Her enthusiasm for the art of mehndi and her positive outlook are reflected in every one of her beautiful designs. www.hennabyholly.com

Kim Brennan, Hasina Mehndi & Body Art (Winnipeg, MB)

Kim Brennan, Hasina Mehndi & Body Art (Winnipeg, Manitoba)

Kim strives to be the best henna artist / mehndiwalli that she can be. Her passion for mehndi is almost an obsession. Kim's patterns have been seen in a variety of national publications, and she has two henna pattern books of her amazing work. She is very active in the henna community, teaching classes, spreading information on the dangers of "black henna," and attending international henna conferences. www.winnipeghenna.com