The Model Shoppe
The Model Shoppe is Brisbane’s haven for collectors, pop culture and art enthusiasts. From authentic model cars, boats and planes plus architectural models, lamps and telescopes through to Star Wars character figurines, vintage Barbie Dolls, table clocks, chess sets and calligraphy equipment, The Model Shoppe is truly unique. For art and design enthusiasts and students, The Model Shoppe is now the exclusive Australian stockist for Caran d’Ache – the world’s finest brand of art and colour tools and materials. The Model Shoppe is the brainchild of handwriting expert extraordinaire Barbara Nichol, who owns and operates The Pen Shoppe in Brisbane Arcade. The Model Shoppe also offers toy and vintage collectables repairs from resident expert model maker to the film industry, Jason Jurd. Some of the other products available at The Model Shoppe include Jac Zagoory die-cast models, antique ink stands and ink wells, letter seals and sealing wax, paintings by Vincent Holland and much more.