The Albion 800 : Gagarin

Our ever popular Albion desk globe in now available in 22cm, 36cm, 50cm, 65cm, 80cm and 127cm. As with all of our Albion bases, this globe features an innovative roller bearing mechanism permitting 360 degree movement in all directions. The… Continue Reading

Colours : Choosing a Globe by Colour

Roundup of all colours of globes in our collection along with choices in metal and wood bases below and click for PDFs. 22cm Mini Desk Globes | 22cm Mini Desk Globe Colour and Base Options 2019 36cm Livingstone | Livingstone Colour… Continue Reading

80cm Britannia – Floor Standing Globe

One of our favourite new bases .. this is the Brisbane .. a floor standing globe. Available with either the 50cm or 80cm diameter globe but pictured here with the 80cm diameter globe. The globe spins within an aged brass meridian and… Continue Reading

Bespoke Floor Standing 80cm Base + Glacial Blue Globe

A bespoke commission for a base that combines elements of our traditional 80cm Galileo with the 360 movement of our more contemporary bases. The globe sits on ball bearings enabling fluid movement by hand. To follow us on Instagram : instagram.com/globemakers… Continue Reading

The Wooden Curve in London Plane

The Curve is a stunning centrepiece, with just a few made each year. The globe sits on three semi-hidden roller bearings which allow a fluid 360 degree spin in a satisfying movement by hand. The 80cm diameter globe is available… Continue Reading

The 80cm Galileo in Mint Green Cassini

The Galileo in Mint Green Cassini. This globe has extensive added personalisation as far as cities highlighted in differing colours, hand drawn and hand painted illustrations and cartography edits. Each globe is made bespoke to order with a modern and… Continue Reading

April in The Studio : Bellerby & Co Globemakers

What April in our studio is looking like so far! Starting with Alex working on an 80cm Galileo in Britannia Blue… Back when the last gores were going on in back and Isis in front painting the shading on a… Continue Reading

March in The Studio II : Bellerby & Co Globemakers

As the month comes to a close we finish a 50cm in Ocean Blue & an 80cm in Mint Green. 23cm Mini Desk Globe on Purpleheart Wood – available by special request. The globe we made for Royal Ascot –… Continue Reading

March IN THE STUDIO Part I : BELLERBY & CO GLOBEMAKERS, LONDON

This month so far …. we finally finished up the 127cm Churchill (Galileo style base). We are in love with this globe ….. the way it can be adjusted to spin at any angle / upside down and the overall… Continue Reading

FEBRUARY IN THE STUDIO PART III : BELLERBY & CO GLOBEMAKERS, LONDON

Taking a look at what we are working on this week …. Starting with a 36cm Livingstone in Prussian Blue, 2nd gore going down!   Alex painting detail on a Mint Green 80cm –   Special hand mixed colours for… Continue Reading

FEBRUARY IN THE STUDIO PART II : BELLERBY & CO GLOBEMAKERS, LONDON

Taking a look at what we are working on this week …. starting with an 80cm globe in Prussian Blue. For some fun facts about the Statue of Liberty click > here < Painting the horizon band for a large… Continue Reading

February in the studio Part I : Bellerby & Co Globemakers, London

Sam working on a 36cm Livingstone in Prussian Blue – this globe includes the customers favourite quotations in the ocean in a calligraphy font. The 127cm Churchill still in progress.. nearly finished. The is ‘Glacial Blue’ in colouring. Jon has… Continue Reading

January In The Studio : Bellerby & Co Globemakers

It’s been a busy month post holidays, getting back on track and starting a new. We had a new apprentice Eddy start at the beginning of the month as well! He will work through 6 months or so of training… Continue Reading

December in the studio….

Last month in the studio at Bellerby & Co Globemakers… starting with an Aquamarine 36cm Albion.. An 80cm Curve in Britannia Blue.. A Mini Desk Globe in Glacial Blue. 23cm Diameter. A 50cm Britannia in progress… with extra detail in mountain… Continue Reading

NOVEMBER IN THE STUDIO….. II

Photos in the studio through the end of November and first week of December. Working on globes of all sizes as per usual.. getting some winter sunshine through the windows when we are lucky. Glacial Blue 80cm Galileo being glossed… Continue Reading

November in the studio….. I

This month so far we have been working on all sizes of globes as per usual… a few new things in the mix though… Two 50cm in Britannia Blue.. layers of watercolour make this colour shine more green in some light… Continue Reading

Britannia Blue : 50cm & 80cm Floor Standing & Table Globes

The Britannia Blue features many layers of colour in the oceans, from some angles and light more green… from others the shades of blue jump out. The gloss finish on the Britannia and Galileo tends to bring out the blues more while… Continue Reading

October Through The Instagram Lens

This month we have been working on all sizes of globes. A 50cm in Ocean Blue for just the second time. This is like a Britannia Blue in the ocean and land shading like the Glacial Blue / Mint Green.… Continue Reading

This Week In Instagram … Bellerby & Co Globemakers London

Some photos from the past few weeks in the studio at Bellerby & Co. We have just about finished up an 80cm Galileo in Mint Green. Jon working on a 36cm Albion – Prussian Blue. Rachel working on a Prussian… Continue Reading

This Week In Instagram … Bellerby & Co Globemakers London

A snippet of what we have been working on these past few weeks. Isis painting the shading on a Taupe 80cm ‘upside down globe’ Jon working on a Reed Green Albion 36 Mini Desk Globe in Charcoal in progress 36cm Albion in… Continue Reading