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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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