Dawn Devine aka Davina is an author and costumer who's written more than a dozen titles on how to design and create Middle Eastern belly dance attire including the classic "Costuming from the Hip" and the internationally best selling "Embellished Bras." Her recent titles include "Becoming a Belly Dancer: From Student to Stage," and the seminal book about assuit, "The Cloth of Egypt: All About Assiut." She blogs about costuming, art and dance on her website
Davina teaches and coaches in the San Jose, CA area and presents workshops on dance and costuming world-wide. Visit her website for more details about her class offerings.