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 Ana Santl II

Last week Ana Santl came by our studio and took a lovely set of photos! Slovenia-born Berlin-based photographer Ana Santl picked up her father’s old film camera at the age of 11 and started taking photos of her friends and everyday… Continue Reading

NOVEMBER IN THE STUDIO….. II

Photos in the studio through the end of November and first week of December. Working on globes of all sizes as per usual.. getting some winter sunshine through the windows when we are lucky. Glacial Blue 80cm Galileo being glossed… Continue Reading

Le Figaro Histoire Magazine (France) : December 2016 – January 2017

Le Figaro Histoire Magazine (France) : www.lefigaro.fr/histoire December 2016 – January 2017     To see our globes collection (sizes, styles, prices) please visit out website : www.bellerbyandco.com More press : https://globemakerspress.wordpress.com

Feine Adressen – Finest (Germany) : November 2016

The magazine “Feine Adressen – Finest” has been dedicating to the finer things in life since for 35 years. It is published quarterly throughout Germany with at least 11 regional editions, bilingual (German / English) and reaches about 1.5 million… Continue Reading

A Brief History of Globe-Makers and Globe-Making

A lovely little film produced by Bookmark for Patek Philippe & Co.‘s website. Interview with owner Peter Bellerby & brief history of globe-makers and globe-making. Bellerby Globemakers are traditional craftsman creating modern handcrafted, hand painted and handmade terrestrial and celestial world globes… Continue Reading

November in the studio….. I

This month so far we have been working on all sizes of globes as per usual… a few new things in the mix though… Two 50cm in Britannia Blue.. layers of watercolour make this colour shine more green in some light… Continue Reading

October II Through The Instagram Lens

These past few weeks have been all about starting the 127cm Churchill, finishing up a Cool Blue 80cm globe and an 80cm Glacial Blue, and working on 23cm & 36cm desk globes…. as well as carving pumpkins.      … Continue Reading

Made By Hand : Bellerby & Co on KCET (Link TV) : May 2016

“In an age of mass production, we have lost touch with where products come from, how they are made, and the quality and care an individual can take to make a product. As part of Link TV’s Global Perspectives, “Made by… Continue Reading

101,000 views of The Globemaker!

Wow we can’t believe it. Over 100,000 people have now seen Peter Bellerby – The Globemaker. The little 6 minute film by Cabnine has gotten such positive feedback (besides from a few sad souls on Reddit who aren’t a fan… Continue Reading