Shamsa Ahmed - Henna Artist

Old Campus Drive, Portland, ME 04103

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About the Artist

Shamsa Ahmed is a traditional Somali henna artist based in Portland, Maine. Her work is distinctively East African, passed down through generations of older women in her family and community. She learned the art of henna through the application of the artform during weddings, holidays, and other important events. Shamsa is available for individual henna sessions, bridal parties, festivals, or other special events. She can be reached for bookings at shamsahenna (at)

Category: Artist

Seasonal Availability: Spring,Summer,Fall,Winter,

Disciplines: Traditional Arts

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