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Totoro, Chu Totoro, and Chibi Totoro

   

      

I created these with entirely out of polymer clay except the pupils of the eyes and the markings on the bellies. And to clarify the scale of the figures the height Totoro is about the diameter of a penny. 16 more words

Polymer Clay

Perfect Mother's Day gift: My Neighbor Totoro-inspired "corn gift set"

Moms are awesome, there’s no denying it. Not only did they bring us into this world, for most of us, they made sure we were clothed and fed, bought us all sorts of unnecessary junk that we wanted just to make us happy, put up with all of our whining, cleaned up after us when we got sick, and lost countless amounts of money, hair, sleep, and probably even their sanity to make sure we led a happy life. 268 more words

Japan

Totoro tea towel

I had a hankering for a new tea towel recently (yes, I know, I’m clearly getting old), but couldn’t find one that I liked.  So I bought some plain cotton ones and had a go at embroidering my own. 177 more words

Pins And Needles

Anime that Stirs the Imagination: My Neighbor Totoro

I have been thinking a lot about anime lately and why I find it so thrilling and inspiring to watch. Then I decided to share some of the best-loved movies with my children as a means of exposing them to… 210 more words

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My Neighbor Totoro

My Neighbor Totoro, a childhood favorite of mine, is a grand story that is also a simple story. Sometimes a simple story, one with only mild supernatural goings’ on, is a blessing. 396 more words

Dakota Fanning

An unfinished decade

Note: Every Friday, The A.V. Club, my favorite pop cultural site on the Internet, throws out a question to its staff members for discussion, and I’ve decided that I want to join in on the fun. 910 more words

Movies

Fan-made Totoro is causing a stir in Taiwan but how soon before it’s shut down?

Ghibli films and Hayao Miyazaki are synonymous with anime all over the world, and arguably one of their most popular characters is Totoro from My Neighbor Totoro… 440 more words

Anime