Closed Monday – Labour Day 2019

Labour Day commemorates the achievements of the Australian labour movement. The celebration of Labour Day has its origins in the eight-hour day movement, which advocated eight hours for work, eight hours for recreation, and eight hours for rest. We’ll be back Tuesday…

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$1 Delivery to Gympie for Art Supplies

Nowhere to buy professional art supplies in Gympie? No worries!! $1^ per Item Delivered to Southside Shop 1. Just send us an email with your shopping list, and mobile phone number!! 2. We will let you know the prices* and availability and send back an invoice 3. Either call and pay by phone or use 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

Stretched Canvas Made in Eumundi

Hand Made in Eumundi – Our Clean Skin range of hand made stretched canvases are aimed at the artist who seeks an economical well-made stretcher with a good quality painting surface but has flexibility on the exact size required. They are made in the same workshop as our high quality custom canvases but are made only Continue reading

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Schmincke Artist’s Oils now in Stock

We are delighted to announce that we are now stocking Schmincke Artist’s Oils. These represent superb value for money starting at just $9.75 for a series 1 colour. Available exclusively at Highly Strung – you will not find these top quality paints any cheaper anywhere …. even on-line.     Norma® Professional is environmental-friendly formulated and produced -“Made in Germany” Continue reading