Ochre Brisbane II | 50cm Illustrated Globe

A warm yellow ochre ocean with brown shaded land. The ocean gets lighter as it nears the coast. And the globe has many hand drawn and hand painted illustrations including portraits based on photographs. The globe is 50cm diameter and… Continue Reading

THE SILK ROUTE GLOBE

We loved the challenge of creating the one of a kind globe for a customer wanting to highlight the Silk Route. Far from a traditional terrestrial globe showing the whole world – this project took over a year to complete.… Continue Reading

In the studio with Owen Harvey

Gorgeous photos thanks to Owen Harvey who came by the studio after restrictions lifted a few weeks ago! Check out his work : https://owen-harvey.com | instagram @ojharv Starting with Animalia. This is a one of a kind ‘quick delivery option’… Continue Reading

Champagne Albion 360 with Travel Routes

This colouring has a light peachy ocean – contrasted and complimented by colourful shading on land. The shading is a differing colour on each continent. All of our globes are made to order and can be personalised in endless ways.… Continue Reading

Glacial Blue – Albion 360

Always a popular choice – the 36cm (14 inch) diameter Albion desktop globe – shown on London Plane Wood. Glacial Blue is a colder blue compared to some of our other options (Regency, Marine, Blue Cassini, Gagarin) and has a… Continue Reading

Colossal | December 2020

Managing editor Grace Ebert spoke with Peter Bellerby, who heads Bellerby & Co. Globemakers in London, via email and Zoom in December 2020. Click to be taken to the article on thisiscolossal.com Explore Bellerby & Co.’s globes on the website and Instagram. The title image is by… Continue Reading

Albion 650 : Glacial Blue Cassini

For an idea on sizing – the first photo is Rachel sitting beside a 65cm Albion Desktop Globe. She is holding a 22cm Mini Desk Globe in her hands ( this one is Mint Green ) The second image to… Continue Reading

Stainless Steel Galapagos | Modern Floor Standing Globe

We love this! A recently completed contemporary base in Stainless Steel – the globe is 80cm (31.5 inches) in diameter and the colour is Glacial Blue with a matte finish. The base can also be made in Aluminium or Brass… Continue Reading

In the studio with Peter Dazeley | September 2020

Thank you to Peter Dazeley for stopping by our studio and sharing these lovely photos. The first large globe is being glossed before it is placed with it’s handcrafted base. Colouring is Glacial Cassini. www.bellerbyandco.com | [email protected]

THE NEW TRADITIONAL : HERITAGE, CRAFTSMANSHIP, AND LOCAL IDENTITY ( BOOK )

“A new generation wants to lead a more meaningful and sustainable life by reconnecting with heritage and traditions. As a way of inspiration, The New Traditional looks to the craftsmanship, lifestyle, and unique experiences of the people keeping these practices alive. From… 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

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

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

Marine Blue Brisbane Floor Standing Globe : 80cm Diameter

Headed to the Philippines! A recently completed traditional large floor standing world globe. The colour here is Marine Blue – the globe has a gloss finish. The globe has added personalisation like bespoke cartography as well as hand drawn and… 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

BBC Radio 4 – August 29th 2019

BBC Radio 4 visited our studio and produced a really lovely story. You can listen to the program on August 29th – after which it will be available online as well. Interviews with Peter Bellerby as well as our head painter… Continue Reading

Reviving the lost art of bespoke globe-making in London | CNA Luxury (Video) : April 2019

We are pleased to share an episode shot for “Remarkable Living” (PeoplexPlaces)  – featuring Peter and Bellerby & Co Globemakers. Live on TV this will be Episode 5 and its air date is 14th April this coming Sunday 7pm on Singapore’s news… Continue Reading

The Albion 36 vs 36cm The Livingstone : Gagarin

Both the Albion 36 and The Livingstone in the ever popular ‘Gagarin’ colouring. The Albion base here is hand-turned Walnut – other choices being Cherry, Oak or London Plane Wood. The Livingstone base here is shown in London Plane Wood… Continue Reading

Globemakers Pop-up in Soho, London :: Shinola x Jocks & Nerds Magazine :: Community of Craft

This past weekend we took part in Jocks & Nerds and Shinola’s #CommunityOfCraft series. Here are some photos from the three days we painted and worked on desk globes in London’s Soho. Thank you so much to Jocks & Nerds for… Continue Reading