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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Miniatuart | My Neighbor Totoro: Dondoko Dancing

Miniatuart | My Neighbor Totoro: Dondoko Dancing

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Miniatuart | My Neighbor Totoro: Dondoko Dancing features an iconic scene from My Neighbor Totoro where  Totoro, Chu Totoro, Chibi Totoro, and Satsuki and Mei dance around the seeds sprout and help it grow.

The kit comes in a box that serves as a base for the finished model. Flip the lid upside down and the model fits nicely inside of the box, making it easy to store and transport.


  • Officially approved by Studio Ghibli
  • Dimensions of initial product: 6 x 6 x 6cm
  • Dimensions of assembled paper craft: 6 x 6 x 10.6 cm
  • Difficulty level: medium
  • Material: paper
  • Recommended for ages 12 years and older.
  • Assembly time required: about 2 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!

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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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