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    Sale Winsor & Newton Professional Watercolours

    30% Off all* individual 5ml Winsor & Newton Professional Watercolours Now is a great time to stock up on supplies – get 30% off all 5ml tubes from now until the end of March 2017! Haven’t used Winsor & Newton before – don’t worry, pop in and grab a 6 colour sample to try.   Continue Reading

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    Starting TAFE at QLD East Coast TAFE?

    Bring your class materials list or email it to us! We support the local TAFE by supplying prizes for visual arts graduates and provide a 10% discount on art supplies to students* while they undertake their course. If you are having work framed for the end of year exhibition let us know so we can Continue Reading

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    Koi Watercolours are back in stock!

    After many months of being unable to get them we now have them back in stock Paint on Location with the Handy Watercolor Kit & Water Brush! Capturing the moment just got easier with Koi Water Color Field Sketch Kits. This portable watercolor set is perfect to bring along whether you’re going to the countryside, Continue Reading

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    Susan Harrison-Tustain Watercolours

    After meeting Susan earlier this year I now have her art supplies in stock: DVDs Her limited palette of Schmincke Horadam watercolours in a kit (Derwent Double Layer Tin) Along with her specially made German da Vinci brushes in a soft leather case. These would make a beautiful gift for someone special… For more information Continue Reading

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    Coming Soon $1 Delivery to Gympie

                      Soon Gympie and residents of nearby towns will be able to order art supplies from Highly Strung and have them delivered to a drop-off for $1 per parcel! Watch this space for more information …  

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    It’s All About the Art in June

    Join us for the It’s All About the Art in June sale by Jasco. See the brochure here –It’s all about the ART SALE June 2016 Deal 1 – Cotman Water Colour (8ml) tubes – buy any 5 tubes (8ml) and get 2 BONUS tubes valued at $17.90 – FREE! Deal 2 – Professional Water Continue Reading

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    Mother’s Day is here soon

    Do you have a creative Mum who loves to paint or draw? We have a great range of art supplies to chose from. If you are not sure what to get – you can always purchase an elegant Gift Certificate so she can choose for herself. We have a range of books on different techniques, Continue Reading

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    Winsor & Newton Are Back!!!

    For the last few years you haven’t been able to find Winsor & Newton watercolours in our store – but they are now BACK!!! To get started we have brought in the top 40 artists colours as well as the whole Cotman’s range. We will increase to the full artists range over the coming weeks. Continue Reading

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    Easter Sale

    Annual Easter Sale Highly Strung Picture Framing & Art Supplies is proud to announce the return of our annual Easter Sale on again this Saturday  26th March 2016. Once again we will have loads of ready made frames and mirrors priced to sell. They come in “A” sizes as well as watercolour sheet sizes -1/4 to full sheet Continue Reading

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    Noel Foley Drawing Workshop Series

    About Noel Foley has been a practicing, and exhibiting artist for approximately 40 years and has been teaching for the last twenty. His works are to be found in galleries and private collections around Australia, England and America. Foley exhibited and taught on the QE11, in TAFE colleges, Strathfield College (Sydney), primary schools and in Continue Reading

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    See Our New Ranges at Discount Prices – Design Smart Brochure

    Always looking for ways to keep prices low, looking to find a discount, we have cut out the middle man and can now bring you products from some familiar brands at lower prices. Brands Include: Winsor & Newton Conte Jasart Strathmore Artfusion Uni-ball – Posca, Signo Tombow Artline X-Acto Artograph Stabilo Elmers Rotring Liquitex and Continue Reading

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    There is Still Time to Have Framing Done by Xmas

    Do you have a special picture that you were hoping to give as a Christmas gift? We can still help – come in and make your selections and so long as we can get the supplies we can have it done in time for Santa to put under the tree. The FINAL DAY for making selections Continue Reading

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    Saturday 21st November – Under New Management Sale

    Saturday 21st November – Under New Management Sale Did you manage to get to our Sale on Wednesday? We hope you got some great bargains. We have decided to hold another Sale Day for those of you who missed out… Also there was lots of stock that didn’t make it in time for our sale Continue Reading

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    Body & Face Paint

    You may have visited the recent Australian Body Art Festival held at Eumundi http://australianbodyart.com.au/ … in preparation for the inspiration of local artists and visitors alike Highly Strung now has in stock a range of Diamond FX body paint products. They are the best of their kind, are gentle on the skin and come in a Continue Reading