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 Gagarin | Base : Aluminum Albion 50
50cm diameter | spins 360 degrees in a fluid motion by hand
Globe pictured features added personalisation including bespoke cartography, added quotations,
The Galileo | 80cm Diameter
Colour featured : Glacial Blue with a gloss finish - also available in matte.
Base : Cherry, also available in Oak or Walnut
Style : Low profile,
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
A second visit to the studio by London photographer Tom Bunning.
Tom Bunning is a British commercial photographer with over 10 years’ industry experience, specialising in portraiture, fashion, advertising
We are in the current issue of British Airways 'First' Magazine. Available July to September Edition 2017.
First is a “bespoke journal-like size with unique cover artwork and specially textured paper,
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
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.
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,
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
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.
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.
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