The Gagarin : Examples in 22cm – 127cm diameter

The Gagarin can be ordered on globes in sizes 22cm, 36cm, 50cm, 65cm, 80cm and 127cm diameter. On both traditional bases and modern – and with a gloss or matte finish depending on the style of base. In the first… Continue Reading

Coppa Albion – Gagarin & Mint Green 22cm Globe

Perhaps the most impressive in the 22cm Desk Globe collection. Hand-cast and hand-polished solid Copper – this base will age beautifully as the copper slowly darkens. Shipped with Renaissance Wax – you can polish it back brand new any time. This… Continue Reading

Seven Network Australia (Video) : April 2019

Segment that recently aired on 7NEWS Australia – see into our studio, works in progress and an interview with owner Peter Bellerby. Bellerby & Co Globemakers, London www.bellerbyandco.com

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 Simple Things Magazine – July 2018

The Simple Things Magazine – Interview with Peter Bellerby – July 2018 issue. A new regular column called ‘Analogue’, chatting to people about working with objects from the pre-digital age. Photos by Alun Callender & Jade Fenster.   For more information please… Continue Reading

Hand Painted Illustrations on a 23cm Mint Green Mini Desk Globe

We often get asked if it’s possible to add a lot of personalisation to a 23cm Mini Desk Globe & the answer is … YES! Example here is a 23cm Mini Desk Globe in Mint Green. The base is London… Continue Reading

Mint Green Albion 80 : Walnut Base

The Albion 80 in Mint Green with a hand turned polished Walnut base. The globe spins 360 degrees in a fluid motion by hand. Each and every globe is made to order meaning you can specify colour, base and added… Continue Reading

The Albion 50 : Gagarin & Aluminium

The Gagarin | Base : Aluminum Albion 50 50cm diameter | spins 360 degrees in a fluid motion by hand Globe pictured features added personalisation including bespoke cartography, added quotations, and hand drawn and hand painted illustrations. For other colour… Continue Reading

Halcyon Magazine for Harrods Aviation :: October 2017

We are in the current issue of Halcyon Magazine for Harrods Aviation. Read online : http://www.inkwell-services.co.uk/halcyon/2017-3/index.html#74-75 Back to our main website : www.bellerbyandco.com For enquiries email [email protected]

The Oak Brisbane : 50cm Britannia : Glacial Blue

For a more modern base – this is the Brisbane. Available in Oak, Walnut or Mahogany with a variety of finishes. The globe sits in a hand-cast brass meridian that is hand engraved. The globe pictured is in “Glacial Blue”… Continue Reading

The Guardian : August 18th 2017

We are in The Guardian today! Click here to read >> https://www.theguardian.com/travel/2017/aug/18/maps-legends-behind-the-scenes-london-globe-maker-workshop-bellerby                       Back to our main website : www.bellerbyandco.com Questions : [email protected]

In The Studio With Tom Bunning : Bellerby & Co Globemakers June 2017

A second visit to the studio by London photographer Tom Bunning. Tom Bunning is a British commercial photographer with over 10 years’ industry experience, specialising in portraiture, fashion, advertising and documentary work. Tom’s studio is in London but he works… Continue Reading

April in The Studio : Bellerby & Co Globemakers

What April in our studio is looking like so far! Starting with Alex working on an 80cm Galileo in Britannia Blue… Back when the last gores were going on in back and Isis in front painting the shading on a… 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

January In The Studio : Bellerby & Co Globemakers

It’s been a busy month post holidays, getting back on track and starting a new. We had a new apprentice Eddy start at the beginning of the month as well! He will work through 6 months or so of training… Continue Reading

December in the studio….

Last month in the studio at Bellerby & Co Globemakers… starting with an Aquamarine 36cm Albion.. An 80cm Curve in Britannia Blue.. A Mini Desk Globe in Glacial Blue. 23cm Diameter. A 50cm Britannia in progress… with extra detail in mountain… Continue Reading