This week we have been working a lot on Mini Desk Globes, our Churchill globe went to the American Embassy for the day, and we started painting the gores for a new 80cm Galileo. We got a bit of press… Continue Reading
A few photos from the last couple weeks in the studio. We had an Instameet, Jon’s been working on a bespoke colour 80cm globe in bright blue, Isis has been painting an 80cm Galileo, new 50cm + 80cm globes have… Continue Reading
Last week Pete made a 50cm Britannia which Isis has been painting. The Britannia was the first in the Bellerby & Co. collection, and is a beautiful, freestanding globe; offering a fine spin with our specially weighted orbs. The map is correct… Continue Reading
Jon laying down the horizon for the handmade globe stand, which is crafted using reclaimed oak and cherry wood. The Britannia was the first in the Bellerby & Co. collection, and is a beautiful, freestanding globe; offering a fine spin with our… Continue Reading
Last night we attended the live auction at Sothebys and happy to report that the Egg Globe raised $25,000. All money benefits The Elephant Family which protects the Asian elephant & Studio in a School which places artists in schools in New York.… Continue Reading
As The Big Egg Hunt comes to a close we are happy to be in New York for the final auction and goodbye! News comes Wednesday as to how much was raised! After the long process it is time to take… Continue Reading
1. Daniela and her new Mini Desk Globe “Terra”, 2. The Mini Desk Globe in Peters home, 3. Isis working on a Curve for Harrods, 4. The new Mini Celestial Globe. Follow us @globemakers.
As The Big Egg Hunt heads in to its third day it seems our Egg Globe has finally been discovered by the top hunt competitors. For anyone still looking…. our Egg is “warm” meaning it is indoors. And we have a… Continue Reading
The Big Egg Hunt has officially kicked off and our Globe Egg is in hiding waiting to be found! We are in the Soho and Hudson Square area. Be sure and send us a photo if you spot it! A lot… Continue Reading
We are in the Wall Street Journal today! The Big Egg Hunt starts tomorrow! Waahhay!
Check us out in Departures Magazine or online HERE. We will be there for the Sotheby’s auction on April 26th when all of the egg with be auctioned off to benefit two charities: The Elephant Family, which works to protect… Continue Reading
Two nice things happened on Sunday. One…. the sun came out and we were able to catch a tan on Church Street with a nice glass of wine. Two… a lovely family surprised the man of the house with a… Continue Reading
For our German-speaking friends – be sure and watch us on TM Wissen – a beautifully shot short documentary that recently aired on Servus TV. Ganz schön mutig ist der britische Geograf Peter Bellerby: In Zeiten von Google Earth und… Continue Reading
Today we are excited to see photos come through of our Churchill‘s safe arrival at it’s new home in Africa. He has been given pride of place in the grand Billiards Room. Sirai House is found in the Laikipia region… Continue Reading
Photos by the amazing Clarisse D’Arcimoles – Jon and Isis pulling a Sunday shift –
As we pride ourselves on every bit of our globes being handmade – of course that includes the wood bases and stands. Here is a little look into the fabulous woodturners studio.
The New Zealand Herald – Viva :: At Home <left> Haute Living :: Haute Hunt <right> The Bespoke Gentleman :: The Globemakers <left> Core 77 :: Paper-Covered Balls That Will Leave you Breathless <left> “Globes – an unusual topic for The Bespoke Gent? Probably, but… Continue Reading
Or shall we say… ‘right-side up globe’ – We suggest everyone gives How the north ended up on top of the map a read today! It provides a insightful reminder / explanation / cartographic history of what is up.