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 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

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

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

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

SPLENDID Magazine (Germany) & Time Avenue (Venezuela) – December 2019

We are in the current issue of Splendid Magazine – see here is our 65cm floor standing globe in Marine Blue on a fluted leg base. Time Avenue (Venezuela) For more details please visit www.bellerbyandco.com or email [email protected]

Sea Green 36cm Desk Globe – Wilkinson Base

Slight variation on our 36cm Albion desk globe. Colouring here is called Sea Green – a ocean-shaded colour meaning the land is kept quite simple and ocean gets darker as it nears the coast. The ocean has many layers of… Continue Reading

The Maharam : Brass & Copper 360 Base

A twist on our traditional Albion base – the Maharam is smaller with a different profile making the view of the 36cm sphere feel totally different. As with all of our Albion globes the base and the globe are both… Continue Reading

Artsy : September 2019

Thanks to Artsy for featuring us in an article! >> Click to read << Back to our website : www.bellerbyandco.com

ITV4’s Made in Britain – Series 2 Ep 1 – Sept 25 2019

We were on ITV4’s Made in Britain today – featured alongside a few other makers. Clip / preview below and in the UK you can watch online >> here << Back to our website : www.bellerbyandco.com

The Whittaker – Contemporary Floor Standing Globe

For those who like the less traditional. A 50cm or 65cm globe sits on ball bearings so it can be spun 360 degrees in a fluid motion by hand or lifted directly from its base. The base is forged from… Continue Reading