If Earth Were The Size of This Globe… via UX.Blog

Original blog post by John Nelson on UX Blog. So if Earth were actually the size of this 127 cm diameter globe (and that by dragging my hands along its surface I would not be destroying a soft dusty lava… Continue Reading

Star Atlas :: The Harmonia Macrocosmica of Andreas Cellarius

The Harmonia Macrocosmica is a star atlas written by Andreas Cellarius and published in 1660 by Johannes Janssonius. The first part of the atlas contains copper plate prints depicting the world systems of Claudius Ptolemy, Nicolaus Copernicus and Tycho Brahe. At the end are star maps of the classical and Christian constellations,… Continue Reading

We Love :: Watercolour Maps & Architectural Illustrations by Anne E. McGraw

     Anne E (Summit Ridge Studio) keeps catching our eye, her love of maps shines through on every work of art she creates. She studied architecture and you can see the precision is each print. In a world of… Continue Reading

On The Horizon

Jon laying down the horizon for the handmade globe stand, which is crafted using reclaimed oak and cherry wood. The Britannia was the first in the Bellerby & Co. collection, and is a beautiful, freestanding globe; offering a fine spin with our… Continue Reading

This Week in…. Instagram

1. Daniela and her new Mini Desk Globe “Terra”, 2. The Mini Desk Globe in Peters home, 3. Isis working on a Curve for Harrods, 4. The new Mini Celestial Globe. Follow us @globemakers.

This Week In Instagram

  

Birthday Globe

Two nice things happened on Sunday. One…. the sun came out and we were able to catch a tan on Church Street with a nice glass of wine. Two… a lovely family surprised the man of the house with a… Continue Reading

Global Picks :: World Book Day

In honour of World Book Day… here are our top picks for 2014. 1. On The Map : Why The World Looks The Way It Does From the early sketches of philosophers and explorers through to Google Maps and beyond,… Continue Reading

Bellerby & Co at Home in Africa

Today we are excited to see photos come through of our Churchill‘s safe arrival at it’s new home in Africa. He has been given pride of place in the grand Billiards Room. Sirai House is found in the Laikipia region… Continue Reading

Harrods Window :: Wallpaper* Handmade Exhibition

We were excited to see our globe featured in the window at Harrods for Wallpaper* Magazines Handmade Exhibition. While you are at Harrods don’t forget to pay our Mini Desk Globes a visit inside as well. See what is in… Continue Reading

The Birthplace of Our Brass Meridians

Our favourite photographer Hal Shinnie went up to the foundry in Derbyshire where the brass meridians for our Classic Globes are hand-casted. This amazing space looks how a foundry would have a hundred years ago… men working with their hands using techniques passed down through… Continue Reading