The Grief Butterfly

The Grief Butterfly We have been honoured to have been collaborating with the Hearth Centre and the British Red Cross for the last month, working alongside our sister company Cardboard Zebra to put together an animation based on the prose of Mohammed a 19 year old refugee from Iraq. Our role was to draw the…

Custom T shirts Now available

Custom Hope & Mania T Shirts We’ve been asked over the last couple of years to print one off t shirt designs but have always had to apologise and say no. As we insist on our clothing being made of organic materials (and even then organic cotton isn’t as sustainable as we’d like it) we have…

Stitched Up

Our art is now available stitched onto tote bags or t shirts. Stitched by Daisy Drew Designs. Prices start at £15 with 20% of profit going to Papyrus UK. Just let us known what you’d like stitched via our contact form <img class=”alignnone wp-image-3456 aligncenter” src=”https://hopeandmania.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/IMG_4733-225×300.jpg” alt=”” width=”349″ height=”465″ />

Tales of Lockdown

Tales of Lockdown We’re very pleased to announce that the HEARTH Centre a Birmingham based arts and health organisation has chosen one of our paintings ‘Its a Gas’ as the image for their latest project ‘Tales of Lockdown’. This project aims to gather stories about living in times of national emergency. They are collating anecdotes…

Chunky and a Bit Crumbly

Hope and Mania – Unison Colour’s first Guest Blogger of the DecadeWe were very honoured to be asked to become Unisons Patels (our pastels of choice) first guest blogger of 2020. You can read what we had to say here  <img class=”alignnone size-full wp-image-2860″ src=”https://hopeandmania.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/IMG_2584.jpg” alt=”” width=”1125″ height=”1107″ />

Sound of Silence

Sound of Silence We were lucky enough to spend time earlier this year with artist, mask maker and all round good bloke Steve Chapman. Steve amongst other things hosts a revolutionary podcast called the Sound of Silence. The podcast which features guests ranging from Jim Moir (Vic Reeves) to former Archbishop of Canterbury envoy Terry…