This Week in Instagram….

This week we began the last stages of making an 80cm Galileo in Britannia Blue, painting a Mint Green Galileo, and finishing up a 50cm Britannia again in Britannia Blue. Kirsty & Sam are working on 23cm Mini Desk Globes while training to make 36cm… Continue Reading

This Week In Instagram…….

This week we are working on starting a new 80cm Galileo, painting a Galileo, starting a 50cm Britannia, glossing another finished 50cm Britannia. Josh is starting a base for a 127cm sized globe in a new style base that is… Continue Reading

This Week In Instagram……

Through the Instagram lens… here is what we have been up to this week… Sam & Kirsty working on Mini Desk Globes.. finishing up & starting painting of an 80cm Galileo in Mint Green & a globe for Yinka Shonibare (soon… Continue Reading

New Work With Yinka Shonibare MBE : Globe-Heads

We made more  bespoke “globe-heads” for recent work by Yinka Shonibare MBE. Globes by: Bellerby & Co Globemakers Ibeji (twins) Riding a Butterfly Dimensions: 265 x 235 x 105 cm Medium: Fibreglass mannequins, Dutch wax printed cotton textile, plastic, fur and globes… Continue Reading

1927 Magazine :: January 2016

We are in the current issue of 1927 Magazine. 1927 is a premium magazine distributed through 27 private jet companies. Named after a seminal year in aviation, its tagline is “the magazine for people who go further”. The magazine is… Continue Reading

High Above Magazine, China :: November 2015

We are in this months High Above (云端) – The Inflight Magazine of Hainan Airlines. The Chinese magazine focuses on culture, history, travel, and different lifestyles around the world. Click to view larger –   Photo credits include : Tom Bunning,… Continue Reading

Recent Work with Yinka Shonibare (Updated)

For a few years now we have been working with Yinka Shonibare (MBE RA), on creating bespoke globes for his artwork. Over the past decade, Shonibare has become well known for his exploration of colonialism and post-colonialism within the contemporary… Continue Reading

This Week in Instagram….

It’s been a busy couple of weeks. Finishing up a bespoke 80cm Curve showing the oceans trenches, the 127cm Churchill, mini globes for Harrods, a globe for Yinka Shonibare, working on new marble bases, finishing up our Travels to My Elephant… Continue Reading

Robb Report, August 2014

Hey, check us out in this months Robb Report. Click images to see them bigger!

Field-trip to The National Maritime Museum

Thank you to the National Maritime Museum & The Royal Greenwich Museums for allowing us to see all the treasures hiding in their vaults. We saw some really beautiful and inspiring globes… although we do not make reproductions it was amazing… Continue Reading

Art, ballet & more globes

We have been a little quiet recently… but with good reason we promise. Let’s start with the grand unveiling of Yinka Shonibare’s fantastic ballerina for the Royal Opera House in London. Yinka is an extraordinary sculpture, installation and fine artist;… Continue Reading