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

Carolyn Sheather Drawing Workshop

DRAWING – Learn to do it… BETTER This workshop had to be rescheduled to Saturday 13th May 2017 and we have 1 place left due to a cancellation – for details. BOOK TODAY! More Details

Carolyn Sheather Drawing Workshop

DRAWING – Learn to do it… BETTER  A drawing is an exploratory form of Visual Art. Considerable emphasis is placed on observation and exploration. On the other hand, an illustration is a decoration, a representation or visual explanation of a text, concept or process. If Drawing makes you squirm, it’s probably because you think the results ‘should be Continue reading

WATER SOLUBLE PENCILS Pencil Power 2 Workshop

WATER SOLUBLE PENCILS This dual medium turns pencil into paint, it languishes in looseness or delights in detail…   Materials List • An Artist Journal any size from A6 to A4, 150gsm or 270 (paper weight), small loose sheets or a small watercolour pad if you’d prefer • Water Colour Pencils (whatever you have is Continue reading

Drawing Series for All Ages

Do you struggle with drawing? Do you want to learn all of the foundations of creating good artwork? How to use light, detail, perspective, and illustrate emotions? For details –   Join our 10 week Drawing Series with Noel Foley. If more than one family member enrols there will be a discount for the second Continue reading

Watercolour Wonders Workshop with Carolyn Sheather

            When you’re ready to explore the wonders of watercolour in Artist Journals… Pencils, pens, and water soluble pencils are usually the first mediums we learn to manage in our Journals but there comes a time when we desire what watercolour brings… Areas of stunning colour without having to make 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

Artist Journal Workshop: Saturday Feb 13th

Artist Journal Workshop: Saturday Feb 13th with award winning Artist & Tutor Carolyn Sheather From the Master our Materials Series… Pencil Power What you’ll learn… How to utilise the power of your Water Soluble Pencils as both a dry medium in line and a wet medium as paint. Ways to move Colour around, to place Continue reading

Art Classes Sunshine Coast

Art Classes Sunshine Coast @ The Butter factory with Kerry Wilson Professional Artists and Art Tutor Kerry Wilson is holding a number of great classes at the Butter Factory Art Center in Cooroy over the coming months. Kerry previously held art classes at the New England Regional Art Museum and was the Visual Arts Teacher Continue reading

New Art Workshops for 2014

Mixed Media Exploration  Art Workshops for the Adventurous!  with Froyle Neideck  Our first workshop for 2014 will be Sat 8th March 9.30am – 12.30pm ‘Creating New Art from Old Paintings’  Do you have unfinished or old paintings laying around going nowhere? Bring them along and we will create new art through mixed media exploration. There are many Continue reading

New Mixed Media & Collage Workshop

Sat 19th October 2013 from 9am We will be hosting an all new Mixed Media and collage techniques workshop with Froyle Neideck. Find out more nearer the time by checking back or joining our mailing list.    


Highly Strung co-ordinates a range of different workshops subject to demand. Check this space regularly for updates or add your name to our mailing list to be notified personally of what is on when. To do this just drop us an e-mail with your name and postal address. Contact us    

Froyle Neideck

Developing Creativity Workshop – Wed 17th August 2011

We are very pleased to be hosting a Creativity Workshop with Froyle Neideck on 17th August 10am – 1pm. Be guided in the exciting experience of abstract expressionsim through a unique blend of art coaching to a completed painting in just one 3hr workshop and release your creative potential. Froyleart creative workshops are designed for Continue reading