Hello all! Its been far too long since my last post! But I am determined to start writing more and expressing my Ghibli opinions (and other musings) to the world. In the past year I have rediscovered a passion for designing and sewing. It all started with my friend who wanted some bunting making. So […]
Well recently it was my 21st birthday, and as i’m getting old I decided to have a little kiddies party, complete with homemade Totoro cake :] It took ages to make and I was so pleased when I had finished it!
During my time at the Ghibli museum I got the chance to see one of the short films that was made especially for it. I had always hoped that it would have been Mei and the Kittenbus, as for years I have been eager to see it. So I was thrilled to learn that it […]
In April 2009, I received the incredible chance to travel to Japan on a scholarship with my University. For two weeks I had to work for a Japanese “Cram School”, helping the students learn to speak English. During my stay I finally got to visit the Studio Ghibli Museum! Here are some of the photographs […]
After browsing the internet, as I usually do in my boredom waiting to go back to university, I stumbled across a very interesting website. After reading and studying it, I thought I should share it with fans of Miyazaki and Totoro :] The Sayama Forest is located in Japan and is approximately 8750 acres. It […]
As you might have gathered, I am a huge Totoro fan. Its hard to find Totoro toys or collectables in England, so i usually have to order them from other countries. However, one day, when i had my creative head on, i decided to make something that would be simple, easy and effective. So i […]
One of the best things in my life has to be Studio Ghibli. As a media student I look at many different types of films and narratives, and ive never come across a production company that appeals so much to me. When i was shown my first ever Studio Ghibli film a few years back, (Hayao Miyazaki’s […]