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

KW.be |Der Krant van West-Vlaanderen | June 2020

KW.be, de website van Krant van West–Vlaanderen – Belgium June 2020 This was in print over the weekend and also online. We saw the article as someone posted on Instagram and tagged us! Click here for article online | photo is… 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

Colours : Choosing a Globe by Colour

Sizes and styles and pricing are all detailed on our website under collections – but see below for images as well as guides by size on colours and bases. A good source for the Mini Desk Globes linked here. The Albion 360 & larger desktop… Continue Reading

In the studio with Paul Marc Mitchell

One of the most beautiful sets of photos taken in our studio! Photography by Paul Marc Mitchell. Check out his work on @paulmarcmitchell. His website is paulmarcmitchell.photography Photos originally commissioned for the book The Trades of London – a coffee table photography… Continue Reading

The 127cm Churchill in Sea Green

The 127cm diameter Churchill Globe in Sea Green with a Walnut base. The globe can spin at any angle within its hand engraved solid brass meridian. The globe is hand painted with added personalisation like hand drawn and hand painted… Continue Reading

CBS Sunday Morning – October 8th 2017

Update : Watch online now : https://www.cbsnews.com/videos/the-art-of-making-globes/?ftag=CNM-00-10aab6i&linkId=43255783 or here : https://www.cbsnews.com/live/video/20171008135930-how-are-globes-made /// Catch us this Sunday on CBS Sunday Morning – full episodes will later be available to watch on demand on CBSNews.com. CBS.com and CBS All Access, including via Apple TV, Android TV, Roku, Chromecast,… Continue Reading

March in The Studio II : Bellerby & Co Globemakers

As the month comes to a close we finish a 50cm in Ocean Blue & an 80cm in Mint Green. 23cm Mini Desk Globe on Purpleheart Wood – available by special request. The globe we made for Royal Ascot –… Continue Reading

March IN THE STUDIO Part I : BELLERBY & CO GLOBEMAKERS, LONDON

This month so far …. we finally finished up the 127cm Churchill (Galileo style base). We are in love with this globe ….. the way it can be adjusted to spin at any angle / upside down and the overall… Continue Reading

FEBRUARY IN THE STUDIO PART III : BELLERBY & CO GLOBEMAKERS, LONDON

Taking a look at what we are working on this week …. Starting with a 36cm Livingstone in Prussian Blue, 2nd gore going down!   Alex painting detail on a Mint Green 80cm –   Special hand mixed colours for… Continue Reading

FEBRUARY IN THE STUDIO PART II : BELLERBY & CO GLOBEMAKERS, LONDON

Taking a look at what we are working on this week …. starting with an 80cm globe in Prussian Blue. For some fun facts about the Statue of Liberty click > here < Painting the horizon band for a large… Continue Reading

February in the studio Part I : Bellerby & Co Globemakers, London

Sam working on a 36cm Livingstone in Prussian Blue – this globe includes the customers favourite quotations in the ocean in a calligraphy font. The 127cm Churchill still in progress.. nearly finished. The is ‘Glacial Blue’ in colouring. Jon has… Continue Reading

In the studio with Andy Lockley : Bellerby & Co Globemakers, November 2016

Photographer Andy Lockley spent a couple of days with us, shooting some beautiful photos in the natural winter light of our studio. At the time we were working on a 127cm Churchill in Glacial Blue, 50cm Britannia’s in Britannia Blue… Continue Reading

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

The Churchill In Progress…. and FINISHED!

We are so excited to have completed another beautiful 127cm globe. A custom order with bespoke cartography and colouring, this globe is truly one of a kind. Can’t wait to see how it looks in it’s new home! If you… Continue Reading

This Week in Instagram….

It’s been a busy couple of weeks. Finishing up a bespoke 80cm Curve showing the oceans trenches, the 127cm Churchill, mini globes for Harrods, a globe for Yinka Shonibare, working on new marble bases, finishing up our Travels to My Elephant… 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