NEW! Jasart Studio Artist Boards + Jasart Floater Frames or CreateART Canvases

Need to have an affordable option for small framed pieces of art? With the newly released Jasart Studio Artist Boards, which are sold in singles, or a CreateART Canvas plus a Jasart Floater Frame you are all sorted! Check our site for site for more details – frames & surfaces      Prices as at Continue reading

Ready to Learn Watercolours – are you ready to save money and learn the Fundamentals?

Foundations of Watercolours is a workshop for beginners and those who have attended a few workshops and still don’t really understand why certain art materials were used, and don’t know enough to venture off on your own. Upon completing this course, Participants will feel more confident about learning new techniques, they will have freedom to Continue reading

Faber-Castell Techniques

Whichever medium you use we have a style to suit…..   We have Faber-Castell individual pencils or pens in the following: Polychromos Pencils Albrecht Durer Watercolour Pencils PITT Pastel Pencils PITT Artist Pens To see techniques on how to use them – Faber-Castell Artistsʼ products and their application

Zen Brushes by Royal & Langnickel

NEW RANGE in Stock Zen™ Series 53 is comprised of better quality, thick diameter synthetic filaments designed to replicate natural hair brushes, making them ideal for acrylics and oils.                       These brushes have excellent snap and hold their shape better than natural bristles. The ultra-metallic, silver Continue reading

New Product – COPIC Ciao is here!

New Product – COPIC Ciao is here • Round shaped barrel • Available in 180 colours • Refillable – One bottle of Copic Various Ink will refill a Ciao Marker up to 15 times • Includes a Medium Broad Chisel nib and a Super Brush nib • 2 nib options available • Child-safe caps featuring Continue reading

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

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

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

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