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

The Moon Globe | Colour Option 2

Introducing colour option #2 for the Moon Globe! (click for colour 1) Available with other colour options and with any base. The Moon Globe can also be customised and personalised just like our Celestial & Terrestrial globes. Examples at the… Continue Reading

Cool Blue 65cm Floor Standing Globe

Just sent on its way to Zimbabwe! A Cool Blue 65cm floor standing globe. The style is called Straight Leg – the wood here is Walnut – the globe is Cool Blue and the finish to the globe is matte.… Continue Reading

How to Spend it – Italia – December 2019

We are in this months How to Spend it – Italy Featuring the Whittaker base – seen here with a Glacial Blue globe. This base is available in 50cm, 65cm or 80cm diameter. This base can be seen here too… Continue Reading

WATCH : Condé Nast Traveller

“Far from being made redundant by the era of digital navigation, the craft of map-making is having a renaissance. In the leafy East London neighbourhood of Stoke Newington, cartographers Bellerby & Co make 800 globes by hand every year for buyers embracing this old-school revival.”… Continue Reading

Mint Green Cassini (22cm)

One of our favourite colours options – Mint Green oceans and colourful land – each country is individually shaded making this one of the most detailed options. Shown here is a 22cm globe but this colour is available on all… Continue Reading

The Moon Globe

Introducing colour option #1 for the Moon Globe. Available with other colour options and with any base. The Moon Globe can also be customised and personalised just like our Celestial & Terrestrial globes. Shown here with The Luminom – a… Continue Reading