Belly dance rejuvenates my soul... I have such an inner peace and joy in my heart. -Kim


Blythe discovered her love of Oriental dance in 2000 and has since studied with international artists such as Raqia Hassan, Amir Thaleb, and Randa Kamel as well as respected instructors Noor Jihan and Saphira.  In 2007, Blythe began to study intensively under with master instructor and Saffron faculty member Faten Salama.  She now performs both as a soloist and as a member of Faten's Al Massraweya troupe.  In addition to Egyptian classical and folkloric dance, Blythe has also studied flamenco and Irish dance.  She promotes a relaxed and joyous style and thoroughly enjoys sharing her joy for dance with others.  Blythe is also an avid costumer, making solo costumes as well as troupe outfits for local dancers.