WATCH : ‘Art of Craft – Paper’ | CCTV9

We are part of a five-part series for CCTV9, China’s leading documentary channel. First we see our artists and Peter doing yoga on the rooftop at sunset. Pre-lockdown when this was filmed we did yoga twice a week together. Now… Continue Reading

The Silk Route Globe

We loved the challenge of creating the one of a kind globe for a customer wanting to highlight the Silk Route. Far from a traditional terrestrial globe showing the whole world – this project took over a year to complete.… Continue Reading

The World of Yachts – July-August 2020

We are in the current issue of The World of Yachts. Article below! www.bellerbyandco.com [email protected]

Bespoke Madagascar Map

We of course specialise in globes but sometimes we get requests for flat maps. This is a map of Madagascar made to the customers wishes with hand drawn and hand painted illustrations. Bellerby & Co Globemakers www.bellerbyandco.com [email protected] for more… Continue Reading

The Curve | 80cm diameter Floor Standing | London Plane Wood | Glacial Blue Globe | Modern Design

The 80cm diameter Curve is a stunning centrepiece, with just a few handcrafted each year. This recently completed globe has it’s base in locally sourced London Plane Wood and the globe is Glacial Blue colouring. The globe sits on three… Continue Reading

How shrapnel from WWII got into our Bases | London Plane Wood

We offer many of our bases in locally sourced London Plane wood. Each piece has been hand selected by Peter Bellerby and has a known story which is pretty special. We recommend staining it quite dark as pictured, but the… Continue Reading

Afar Magazine | “The New Traditional” | May 25th 2020

CLICK TO READ THE ARTICLE ON AFAR MAGAZINE’S WEBSITE “In an excerpt from “The New Traditional,” cartographer Peter Bellerby continues a tradition nobody even noticed had gone missing. Some years ago, Peter Bellerby wanted to offer his father a handmade… Continue Reading

Wall Street Journal Magazine “The Six Best-Designed Items of May”

We were in this weekends Wall Street Journal Magazine. The article is “The Six Best-Designed Items of May” and shown in our Mint Green 36cm Diameter globe. This can be paired with a Albion base for 360 degree movement or… Continue Reading

The Churchill : Prussian Blue & Gagarin

Two of the most recently completed 127cm (50 inch) Churchill globes. These globes are on bases in which they can be spun 360 degrees in a fluid motion by hand. The first is in Prussian Blue with a London Plane… Continue Reading

Globe-making| NTD NEWS | February 12th 2020

We were on the news! Reported and filmed by Jane Werrell https://www.ntd.com/entering-the-worl… LONDON—An unassuming studio in North London is the production site for some of the world’s only artisan globes. Bellerby & Co. Globemakers was started in 2008, unintentionally, by… Continue Reading

65cm Bespoke Globe + Gagarin Colouring

This is a take on our Whittaker base (seen previously just with a 50cm diameter globe) – this base shown here is for a 65cm diameter globe and the customer requested changes to how the rings would be spaced. The… Continue Reading

New Colour : Regency Blue

Pictured is our 80cm diameter globe cradled in a handcrafted Walnut base that we call The Brisbane. Floor standing globes spin within an aged brass meridian and the table has deep horizon bands. We also do a 50cm, 65cm and… Continue Reading

Glacial, Blue & Mint Cassini : Albion Desk Globe

Cassini colouring is special as each country is individually shaded to reflect population statistics. You can compare this to the other globes where the shading is around the coast by continent or in the ocean around the coast. Each base… Continue Reading

The Fluted Leg Britannia – Mint Cassini & Glacial Blue

Two examples of the 50cm diameter Britannia floor standing globe. First is Mint Green Cassini and the second Glacial Blue. Two of our most popular colours in this sizing. The globes featured have added personalisation like hand drawn and hand… Continue Reading

The Curve : A Modern Base for an 80cm Diameter World Globe

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 Fluted Leg Britannia – 50cm (20 inch) Floor Standing Globe

Our new take on our traditional floor standing base – holding a 50cm diameter globe. Inspired by our “fluted” 80cm Galileo. The handcrafted and hand painted globe spins within a hand engraved brass meridian and can be moved to spin… Continue Reading

Favourite : Glacial Blue Mini Desk Globe on Oak Albion Base

One of our favourites – Glacial Blue – seen here on an Oak Albion base. The base here has “invisible” rubber feet. You are welcome to ask for a lighter or darker stain on the wood. Each commision includes 10… Continue Reading

50cm Mint Green + The Walnut Brisbane

Our 50cm (19.6 inch) Floor Standing Globe – a popular combination this is a handcrafted Walnut base and a Mint Green globe. The finish on the globe is matte – with the other option being gloss. And the base is our… Continue Reading

Glacial Blue Cassini – Turtle Themed Mini Globe

A lovely example of personalisation on a 22cm Mini Desk Globe. This was for a lover of turtles! We researched the different habitats and what type of turtles were common in which area – we illustrated and hand painted the… Continue Reading

Glacial Cassini Mini Desk Globe : Oak Base

One of our favourites, the Cassini in a variation that takes the ocean tone from another popular colour – Glacial Blue. The base here is Oak with a light natural stain. The globe featured has added hand drawn and hand… Continue Reading