New Art September 2021

New Paintings September 2021Stop speaking I’m Having Nice ThoughtsInspired by working in my day job with care homes around supporting them to manage the COVID pandemic as well as a fear of ending up in a home and losing my freedom to do and think what I want.Painted on a box canvas with Unison colour…

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…

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…