Illustrations, Customisation & Personalisation Options + FAQ

Every Bellerby & Co globe is made bespoke to order and can be personalised in endless ways. You are not in any way limited to what you see below – you can specify exactly what you would like (angle, style,… 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

Colours : Choosing a Globe by Colour

Roundup of all colours of globes in our collection along with choices in metal and wood bases below and click for PDFs. 22cm Mini Desk Globes | 22cm Mini Desk Globe Colour and Base Options 2019 36cm Livingstone | Livingstone Colour… 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

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

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

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 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

Work In Progress : The Upside Down Globe in Taupe

One of the less frequently ordered globes in our collection, we last made one for a customer in Brazil. Read about the upside down globe in progress when we were visited by Hemispheres. The Upside Down Globe sits on three semi-hidden roller… Continue Reading

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