About Gaysha

Rose AlexanderGaysha is North Queensland's decorative specialist for Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan, located in South Townsville. Learn how to upcycle furniture at the Chalk Paint® Workshops, and receive expert advice online and in store. Gaysha has unique gifts, home decor, and rare vintage finds. We are packed with skills, expertise and interior design knowledge to help guide you, as no previous experience is necessary to achieve beautiful results. There are 45 Chalk Paint® colours to buy, with wax, stencils and amazing home decor items and unusual gifts to transform your home. The online shop is never closed and they offer home delivery to your door. Call in or shop online, you will be glad you did!.

Owners Ray and Rose are able to guide and instruct you on decorative styles and techniques utilising their professional training by Annie Sloan as a Chalk Paint® stockist. Their dream is to create a community of painters and renovators who will inspire others to create their own statement pieces and enjoy the pleasurable rewards that this achievement can bring. Gift a fun and therapeutic experience to your friends and family, or book a group workshop for your colleagues to share a social life together and create a good time that they won't forget!

Gaysha is a shop that is full of ideas for your home and garden.

Ray is an avid finder of attractive and quirky vintage furniture and second-hand items, that make one-of-a kind gifts for the hard to buy for. Depending on your taste and style, Gaysha may have are an absolute must for your home. Who doesn't need a camel saddle or a fabulous metal peacock? Gaysha has a range of eclectic gifts, as well as used furniture that you can upcycle and renovate to your own taste, with all the products you need to transform retro into new age, and create your own "hero" piece.


Dragon Design Studio is the creative label authenticating Gaysha's signature style and the oriental art centred pieces that Rose designs and produces herself.

Always original work and perfectly unique, Dragon Design Studio furniture showcases several styles and techniques, which can be demonstrated and are taught at the onsite studio workshops.

Dragon Design Studio embodies creativity and up-cycling of vintage and retro items and the potential transformations achievable with Chalk Paint®, stencils and re-loved furniture.