The Albion 360 : Mint Green Cassini + Walnut

A lovely recently completed globe. This is full of colourful illustrations and travel routes. Historic ships are along their routes and labelled along with explorers. The globe also has a cartouche (customers personal details removed) – a cartouche is great… Continue Reading

22cm Gagarin + Purple Heart Wood Base

Purpleheart is prized for their beautiful heartwood which, when cut, quickly turns from a light brown to a rich purple colour. Exposure to ultraviolet (UV) light darkens the wood to a brown colour with a slight hue of the original purple. The longer the… Continue Reading

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

THIS WEEK IN THE STUDIO…..

This week we are working on finishing up some Livingstone Desk globes while starting new 80cm Galileo’s…. and a couple examples of hand engraved personalisation on the brass arm of the globes that hold up the Livingstone’s. Want to know… Continue Reading

This Week in the Studio…..

This week we have been busing working on Mini Desk Globes, Livingstones & starting a couple new 80cm Galileos. Isis is finishing up painting a bespoke 50cm Britannia in a mint colour for the first time & with hand drawn… Continue Reading

New Handcrafted Mini Desk Globe

Very excited to be working on a new base for everyones favourite Mini Desk Globe. Made from locally sourced London Plane, the base has been designed by the team at Bellerby & Co and hand-crafted by our fabulous woodturners.  … Continue Reading

Make It Personal : Get it Engraved

Perhaps we don’t mention often enough that we can personalise each and every globe we make in many different ways. Recently i posted this photo of  a romantic gift that was recently commissioned – i think 3,000 likes and 100… Continue Reading

Your Dad Does Not Want Socks for Fathers Day

Tie. No. Shirt. No. Another bottle of fine booze? He already has all he needs. But what does dad really want… spoil him with a one of a kind handmade globe. Did we mention you can choose the his favourite… Continue Reading