Beat the Price Rise – Custom Framing

It seems that in a post-COVID world everything costs more and the constant stream of emails from suppliers advising of price rises doesn’t appear to stopping any time soon. Along with this we are also seeing a reduction in the variety of framing materials that are available in Australia as a result of the demise of Continue reading

May Madness Sale 2022 – almost over

25% off Art Supplies^ and 40% off Run-Out Products ONE WEEK LEFT   This sale does not include: Individual Sheets of Paper Gift Certificates Custom picture framing Framing components (matboards, hangers, moulding, tape, string, etc) Fitting artwork into ready-made frames (canvas or paper) Custom canvases Custom loose canvas Special orders ^SALE CONDITIONS: 25% Off, except Continue reading


MIXED MEDIA for ARTISTS WORKSHOP 10AM – 4PM SATURDAY 21st May2022 At HIGHLY STRUNG PICTURE FRAMING & ART SUPPLIES / WILLOWGROVE GALLERY Hosted by Sue Deacon COST: $150 for Workshop + BYO Materials – click to link for this option or $270 including Materials Kit (30% OFF) – click to link for this option + Continue reading


21st Feb – 31st Mar 2022 Promotional offer 25% OFF on: WN Professional Watercolour WN Watercolour Mediums Promotional offer 20% off on: Fabriano Artistico Sheets Fabriano Artistico Blocks Fabriano Artistico Pads Capture the vivid colours, patterns and textures of our beautiful Coral Reefs. Discover the brilliance of featured colours. Develop colour mixing knowledge whilst delving Continue reading

NEW Stock Ready Made Frames

NEW Stock Ready Made Frames – Ash, Black & White After a period of being unable to source large ready-made frames we finally have some stock in A1(594mmx841mm) and A2(420mmx594mm) sizes! ASH A1 $125/A2 $75 While it would be very easy to plant this new range firmly in the Scandi genre; there is a definitive Continue reading

Marker Stands For Sale

Marker Stands For Sale 2 AVAILABLE for $70 each Each has 120 slots Dimensions – 415mm(W) X 450mm (H) X 185mm (D) at base high quality acrylic with tilt that allows easy access to lower slots pick up instore only no “holds” once they are gone there will be no more! Note: these are not Continue reading

SALE! SALE! October Run Outs at 40% Off and 25% Off Art Supplies^

Starts Wednesday 13th October 2021 – 9am   Run Out Products at 40% Off Archival Mediums Atelier A2 acrylic paints^ Caran d’Ache Supracolor Soft Watercolour Pencils CATALYST Blades and Wedges Colouring Books Derwent Tins & Pans Faber-Castell PITT Pens Face Paint Jacquard Dyes – Procion MX range, assorted Acid Dyes, & accessories Johanna Basford Canvases Continue reading



The art supplies world has, for the most part, been minimally impacted by COVID-related freight issues due to the amount of stock held by the wholesalers in Australia. There was a point in 2020 where there were no 12×12″ ready-made canvases in any brand!! This buffer has started to reduce with some international brands having Continue reading


Easter 2021

Wishing all of our customers a Happy & Relaxing Easter Don’t forget: – we are closed Good Friday & Easter Monday, but are open as usual Saturday from 9 to 12 midday – to wear your mask up until to 15 April 2021(unless changed)