FEBRUARY IN THE STUDIO PART II : BELLERBY & CO GLOBEMAKERS, LONDON

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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

The Celestial Cassini : Livingstone Desk Globe

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We are in love with the new colouring on our 36cm Celestial Livingstone.

A lighter background and brighter colours make the illustrations really pop.

Each globe is hand painted and handmade to order

February in the studio Part I : Bellerby & Co Globemakers, London

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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

January In The Studio : Bellerby & Co Globemakers

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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

In The Studio with Andy Donohoe : Bellerby & Co Globemakers

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Some lovely photos taken by the talented Andy Donohoe in our studio late last year.

Instagram: @andydonohoephoto | @globemakers

December in the studio….

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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.

Colours : Choosing a Globe by Colour

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Roundup of all colours of globes in our collection along with choices in metal and wood bases.

Any colour you see on any size globe can be adapted to any other size or style of globe. There may just

FAQ, Customisation & Personalisation Options

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Our website is long overdue for an overhaul & re-design to be a lot clearer on what can be done as far as personalisations and custom orders.

Please see below for some commonly asked questions and

The Britannia in Mint Cassini

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The 50cm Britannia in 'Mint Cassini' : Handcrafted and Hand Painted Bespoke / To Order.

Diameter: 50cm : Height: 1m

Meridian: Solid hand engraved brass | Stand: Hand made with managed oak or mahogany

In the studio with Andy Lockley : Bellerby & Co Globemakers, November 2016

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Photographer Andy Lockley spent a couple of days with us, shooting some beautiful photos in the natural winter light of our studio.

At the time we were working on a 127cm Churchill in Glacial Blue,

Glacial Blue Mini Desk Globe

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All sized globes are also available in Glacial Blue! A light blue ocean gets lighter towards the coast and shading on land makes the continents pop in contrast.. the colour really suits all bases.

Mint Green: The Mini Desk Globe

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Mint Green has long been a favourite for the larger sized globes, a rich deep Mint has dominated the 80cm Galileo & 127 Churchill orders.... and now we have a special Mini Desk Globe version available

Wall Street Journal (USA) :: December 10th 2016

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We were in this weekends Wall Street Journal!

Featured : The Livingstone Desk Globe (36cm) in Prussian Blue & The Albion Desk Globe in Champagne on a Bubinga Base (360 degree spin).

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NOVEMBER IN THE STUDIO….. II

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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.

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The Mini Desk Globe in Charcoal Grey

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All sized globes are also available in Charcoal! A simple modern grey.. which suits all bases.

Often skipped over on our main website, scroll through here to see this beauty in all its glory.

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

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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

Project Luxury & Art Magazine : Winter 2016 2017

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We are in the current issue of Project Luxury & Art Magazine. It can be read online here.

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Contact : jade@bellerbyandco.com

Feine Adressen – Finest (Germany) : November 2016

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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

A Brief History of Globe-Makers and Globe-Making

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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

November in the studio….. I

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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