Cassini colouring is special as each country is individually shaded to reflect population statistics. You can compare this to the other globes where the shading is around the coast by continent or in the
A 50cm Gagarin compared to a 23cm Mini Desk Globe.
Both globes spin 360 degrees in a fluid motion by hand.
Other sizing: 36cm, 80cm & 127cm diameter.
Illustrations & wording are added
The 50cm diameter Albion Desk Globe by Bellerby & Co Globemakers, London.
Colour is Glacial Blue with added personalisation like hand drawn & hand painted illustrations, bespoke cartography
All of our globes are made bespoke to order. This is an example of a Prussian Blue 50cm (19.7 inch diameter) rotational globe - with added hand drawn and hand painted illustrations as well as bespoke cartography.
Some examples of personalisation. Each globe is made bespoke and can be personalised in endless ways.
When you place an order for a globe we will mock up your edits for your approval before they are
The Galileo in Mint Green Cassini. This globe has extensive added personalisation as far as cities highlighted in differing colours, hand drawn and hand painted illustrations and cartography edits.
The style of the Livingstone globe is based on a traditional Philips globes from the early twentieth century - but as with all of our globes it features a modern and up to date map that is hand painted
Introducing the Brisbane.. a more contemporary wood base for our 80cm diameter Galileo. This globe is Walnut, also available in Oak and Mahogany in various stains.
The base as standard comes with a
We are on the current issue of Project Calm Magazine. Interview with our head painter.
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For a more modern base - this is the Brisbane.
Available in Oak, Walnut or Mahogany with a variety of finishes. The globe sits in a hand-cast brass meridian that is hand engraved.
The globe pictured
The Reed Green started as a colour offered just with our 36cm Livingstone, now we have also done this colouring with a matte finish on our 23cm Mini Desk Globes & 36cm Albions.
Colour : Reed Green,
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
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
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
Anyone who follows our daily life on Instagram may have noticed something other-worldly in the making.. something that we were being tight lipped about. Ascot Racecourse has now unveiled the one-of-a-kind
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 -
Taking a look at what we are working on this week .... starting with an 80cm globe in Prussian Blue.
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Painting the horizon band
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
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
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.