The Berlin Aluminium, 65cm diameter Globe in Blue Cassini

Lovely to see this base being made in the 65cm sizing for the first time, we previously have only been commissioned to make it in the 50cm sizing. You can see this here. The colouring is Blue Cassini. It has… Continue Reading

The Curve | Handcrafted Walnut Wood Base

The Curve is a stunning centrepiece, with just a few made each year. The globe sits on three semi-hidden roller bearings which allow a fluid 360 degree spin in a satisfying movement by hand. The 80cm diameter globe is available… Continue Reading

The Whittaker for a 36cm diameter Globe

A customer who already owned a 36cm globe asked for this Whittaker base (usually paired with a 50cm globe) to be adapted for his smaller globe. Shown here with a few different colours. The globe spins 360 degrees in a… 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

The Curve | 80cm diameter Floor Standing | London Plane Wood | Glacial Blue Globe | Modern Design

The 80cm diameter Curve is a stunning centrepiece, with just a few handcrafted each year. This recently completed globe has it’s base in locally sourced London Plane Wood and the globe is Glacial Blue colouring. The globe sits on three… 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

65cm Bespoke Globe + Gagarin Colouring

This is a take on our Whittaker base (seen previously just with a 50cm diameter globe) – this base shown here is for a 65cm diameter globe and the customer requested changes to how the rings would be spaced. The… 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

The Albion 36 : 360 Degree Spin

A good source for colour, bases and examples of personalisation options for the Albion 360 & larger desktop globes are linked here. With aims of putting all the Albion 360’s into one spot please scroll down. We can adapt the… 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

In The Studio with Andy Donohoe : Bellerby & Co Globemakers

Some lovely photos taken by the talented Andy Donohoe in our studio late last year. Instagram: @andydonohoephoto | @globemakers Globes : www.bellerbyandco.com | Photographer :andydonohoe.com Please do not use without permission. [email protected] for more info.

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

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