Miniatuart, made in Kyoto

Simply cut out and glue together!
With these kits of laser-cut paper pieces you can create intricate 3-D scenes from Japan and Studio Ghibli movies. Established in 1963 in Kyoto, Japan, Sankei began by creating models of historic architecture for museum exhibitions and this “museum-level” attention to detail is reflected in their Miniatuart models.

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Ghibli Miniatuart Diorama | A Whole Lot of Totoro

Ghibli Miniatuart Diorama | A Whole Lot of Totoro

Regular price $ 280.00 USD
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Ghibli Miniatuart Diorama | A Whole Lot of Totoro depicts several beloved scenes from the Ghibli classic "My Neighbor Totoro". 

Advanced-level difficulty (4 out of 5 stars), with a build time of approximately 28-hours.

What we love about it:

  • Large diorama series perfect for the experienced and/or enthusiastic miniatuart fan!
  • Breathtaking in their details and seamlessly combines multiple scenes to instantly transport you into the stories of Miyazaki Hayao. 
  • Features some of our favorite and iconic scenes from My Neighbor Totoro


  • Non-scale
  • Officially approved by Studio Ghibli
  • Copyright (c) 1988 Studio Ghibli
  • Dimensions of assembled model: W217×D187×H115mm
  • Includes sheets of laser-cut paper (A-Z), (a-m) (39 sheets total), 1 base sheet, 2 sheets with printed design details, 1 plastic board, materials for garden/trees (greenery powder, sponge, sand ), assembly instructions (please note that these are in Japanese, but the illustrated diagrams are are clear and easy to understand on their own).
  • Difficulty level: Advanced (4 out of 5 stars)
  • Age: Suitable for 12 years and up.
  • Build time: Approximately 28 hours
  • Made in Kyoto, Japan.
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What are the instructions like?

The instructions are in Japanese but they are basically a series of diagrams and are easy to follow.
If you lose your physical instructions and would like a PDF version, email us at and we would be happy to help you out!

Ready to begin?

Our Tool Kit has everything you'll need! A Cutting Mat

, Ultra-fine Curved Tweezers, 

Quick Dry Hobby Glue and a Craft Knife.

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