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

Bespoke Champagne Livingstone with a Blue Ocean| Animal Illustrations

This is a lovely recently completed commission. The colouring is ‘Champagne’ which usually has a peach ocean – mixed with ‘Glacial Blue’ – the base wood is Oak. The globe style is The Livingstone which is 36cm diameter. www.bellerbyandco.com All… Continue Reading

Private Air Magazine : July/August 2020

We are in the current issue of Private Air Magazine > Click to read online << This is our blog > click here to go back to our website > www.bellerbyandco.com Each globe is made bespoke to order, to discuss… 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

Bespoke Solid Brass Base & Antique Sepia Map

A handcrafted 80cm world globe – with an antique map painted in sepia tones with touches of gold. The base is bespoke – solid brass and handcrafted. The globe sits within a solid brass and hand engraved meridian. The meridian… 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

Marine Blue 80cm Galileo | Brisbane Base in Walnut

A 80cm Floor Standing Globe. The style is the Brisbane – and the wood is Walnut. Option of Oak. The Globe is Marine Blue. This is a warm blue ocean that gets lighter as it nears the coast. The land… Continue Reading

Ochre 50cm Britannia | Oak Brisbane II Base

The Britannia is our 50cm floor standing globe. The globe sits within a solid hand engraved brass meridian in which the globe spins and can be moved 360 degrees to view the globe and spin the globe from any angle.… Continue Reading

March Projects

A couple other projects we were working on this month. A flat map which we designed by request for a customer. It has hand drawn and hand painted illustrations and the colouring is like our Gagarin – Earth from space.… 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 Britannia – Regency Blue Floor Standing Globe

This traditional floor standing base holding a 50cm diameter globe. This base differs from the others with the style of the hand turned wooden legs. Featured in this listing is a Regency Blue globe and the base is Cherry. Each… 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

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