Gift for a best friend – family history & personal jokes

A great example of a customer getting very creative and incorporating personal jokes, knowledge of family history and memories on to a map / into the cartography of a 22cm Mini Desk Globe. Illustrations of cars, children, people and other… Continue Reading

Bespoke Historic Map | 80cm Floor Standing Globe

A commission for a historic map. Colour here is Mint Green. Size is 80cm diameter. Base is Walnut. In addition to the whole map being bespoke – the globe has added personalisation of hand drawn and hand painted illustrations and an… 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

Examples of illustrations on a 50cm Britannia Floor Standing Globe | Regency Blue on Fluted Leg & Straight Leg

Our 50cm diameter Britannia floor standing globe in Regency Blue with lots of added hand drawn and hand painted illustrations – to both the land and sea. The detail you see is unique to just this globe and after you place your… Continue Reading

The Fluted Leg Britannia – Mint Cassini & Glacial Blue

Two examples of the 50cm diameter Britannia floor standing globe. First is Mint Green Cassini and the second Glacial Blue. Two of our most popular colours in this sizing. The globes featured have added personalisation like hand drawn and hand… Continue Reading

50cm Mint Green + The Walnut Brisbane

Our 50cm (19.6 inch) Floor Standing Globe – a popular combination this is a handcrafted Walnut base and a Mint Green globe. The finish on the globe is matte – with the other option being gloss. And the base is our… Continue Reading

The Fluted Leg Britannia – 50cm (20 inch) Floor Standing Globe

Our new take on our traditional floor standing base – holding a 50cm diameter globe. Inspired by our “fluted” 80cm Galileo. The handcrafted and hand painted globe spins within a hand engraved brass meridian and can be moved to spin… 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 Britannia in Mint Cassini

The 50cm Britannia in ‘Mint Cassini’ : Handcrafted and Hand Painted Bespoke / To Order. Diameter: 50cm : Height: 1m Meridian: Solid hand engraved brass | Stand: Hand made with managed oak or mahogany In the studio light before the globe… 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

Mint Green: The Mini Desk Globe

Mint Green has long been a favourite for the larger sized globes, a rich deep Mint has dominated the 80cm Galileo & 127 Churchill orders…. and now we have a special Mini Desk Globe version available with all of our… Continue Reading

October Through The Instagram Lens

This month we have been working on all sizes of globes. A 50cm in Ocean Blue for just the second time. This is like a Britannia Blue in the ocean and land shading like the Glacial Blue / Mint Green.… Continue Reading

This Week In Instagram … Bellerby & Co Globemakers London

Some photos from the past few weeks in the studio at Bellerby & Co. We have just about finished up an 80cm Galileo in Mint Green. Jon working on a 36cm Albion – Prussian Blue. Rachel working on a Prussian… Continue Reading

This Week In Instagram … Bellerby & Co Globemakers London

A snippet of what we have been working on these past few weeks. Isis painting the shading on a Taupe 80cm ‘upside down globe’ Jon working on a Reed Green Albion 36 Mini Desk Globe in Charcoal in progress 36cm Albion in… Continue Reading

Mint Green Inspiration

Photo collection of Mint Green Globes we have been working on recently.   The ever popular Mint Green is available in all size globes – www.bellerbyandco.com [email protected]

August In The Studio at Bellerby & Co Globemakers (via the Instagram lens)

A roundup of photos taken this month in the studio so far.. Also see : The 50cm Mint Cassini & earlier in the month (more August!) Jon working on a Taupe 80cm ‘upside down globe’ Traditional base for a 127cm Churchill (previous models have… Continue Reading

In the studio with Lois Bryson-Edmett

Some lovely photos taken last month by Lois Bryson-Edmett : Check out her website Crown of Flowers   For more globes : www.bellerbyandco.com Daily life in the studio on Instagram @globemakers

Work in Progress : The 50cm Cassini in Mint

The 50cm Britannia in Cassini colouring … with a Minty background instead of our usual Ochre. Absolutely in love with it already! Example of how the Cassini usually looks glossed in 80cm : CLICK HERE. Check back to see it… Continue Reading

This Week in Instagram ….

A roundup of photos taken this week in the studio.. starting with Jon working on a 36cm Albion in Prussian Blue Peter working on a 50cm Britannia in Mint Green Downstairs studio space with Leo practising on a 23cm Mini… Continue Reading

This Week In The Studio….

What we have been working on this week in the studio at Bellerby & Co Globemakers… We have just about finished one of the 80cm Galileo’s in Ocean Blue we have been working on… you can see it being glossed while… Continue Reading