Shop 10 Gallery Level Brisbane Arcade, Brisbane, QLD Australia

The Olde Curiosity Shoppe & Idealist's Paradise

Authentic Models, Caran d'Ache Art & Colour, Designer Homewares. Specialists
in Creative Arts, Calligraphy & Penmanship, honouring the Tradition of Fine Writing.


Specialised Creative Services

Penmanship Tuition & Workshops

One-to-one handwriting tuition for children and adults tailored to individual needs by Barbara Nichol, Australia's foremost Handwriting teacher. Visit our Pens de Luxe Facebook page.

Calligraphy Commissions

From the writing of cards, letters and invitations, to family trees, certificates and poetry, we can complete your commissions to the highest standard.

Model Making, Painting & Repairs

Our expert model makers can build that model you never got around to completing, paint and restore toy soldiers, military vehicles and gladly give his expert advice.

Traditional Mail Orders

To make your purchase easy, we accept orders by telephone or email, and can fulfill engraving requests for suitable items — Master Engravers are at our doorstep in the Brisbane Arcade!

Contact us with further questions & enquiries.

Ready to select some gifts for family or friends? That's great! Give us a call or send us an email and we will get back to you as soon as possible!

Shop 10, Gallery Level Brisbane Arcade, 160 Queen Street Brisbane, QLD 4000 Australia

(+61) 0434 310 303