New Base : the 50cm Brisbane II (shown with Ochre)

A new base we really love, it’s a small change to our Brisbane -a variation in the middle section on how the globe is held. Click for our original Brisbane. It’s been years since someone has ordered an Ochre floor… Continue Reading

New Colour : Regency Blue : Shown with 50cm & 80cm Floor Standing Globes

Pictured is our 80cm diameter globe cradled in a handcrafted Walnut base that we call The Brisbane. And the 50cm diameter globe called the Brisbane II – also in Walnut. Floor standing globes spin within an aged brass meridian and… Continue Reading

The Gagarin : 22cm to 127cm diameter globe

A 50cm Gagarin compared to a 22cm Mini Desk Globe. Both globes spin 360 degrees in a fluid motion by hand. Other sizing: 36cm, 80cm & 127cm diameter. Illustrations & wording are added personalisation – each globe is made bespoke… 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 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

Albion 360 : Blue Cassini

A lovely globe we have just completed in “Blue Cassini” – this globe has extensive hand drawn and hand painted illustrations, travel routes and bespoke cartography. The globe shown here is the Albion 360 – a 36cm diameter desk globe features… 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

Hackney Magazine Spring 2018

Photos thanks to Julian Love, Ana Santl, Tom Bunning, Alun Callender, Jade Fenster and Andrew Meredith. Please get in touch to discuss personalisation and customisation options – email [email protected] We ship worldwide from our London studio. For more info please see our… Continue Reading

The 80cm Galileo – Short Design

The Galileo | 80cm Diameter   Colour featured : Glacial Blue with a gloss finish – also available in matte.   Base : Cherry, also available in Oak or Walnut Style : Low profile, also available in high profile, Brisbane,… Continue Reading

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

British Airways : First Magazine : July – September 2017

We are in the current issue of British Airways ‘First’ Magazine. Available July to September Edition 2017. First is a “bespoke journal-like size with unique cover artwork and specially textured paper, giving it a book-like feel”, BA said in a… 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