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Balay Balay 3D Architecture are the makers of toy puzzles of Filipino Architectural landmarks, Indigenous houses, traditional spaces and vernacular architecture made for adults and children. Our puzzles take a month to complete and are meticulously painted. All of our products undergo rigorous anthropological and architectural research to replicate authenticity.
Balay Balay 3D is a 2014 National Commission for Culture and the Arts Fellow, member of the British Council Active Citizen and exhibitor during the Social Enterprise International Study Visit and World Forum 2016.
Customized Toy Designs
You can commission us to design and development your own Architectural toy puzzles as long as it is inspired by Philippine Architecture.
We organize different kinds of painting on wood workshops including okir and other Mindanawon patterns.
3D Toy Creation Workshop
We accept organized workshop on hand crafted toy creation specific to the use of kiln wood and bamboo.
Ata Manobo Panuluanan
Good News Advocates! We have a new product coming in! It's the 3D Architecture Puzzles of the ATA MANOBO Tribe's… read more
Torogan Wooden Puzzle Dovetail Edition
First and foremost, here's the order form. Now get to know the key parts and functions of the torogan!… read more
Puzzle No. 1 – Torogan Royal House of the Maranao
First and foremost, here's the order form. Now get to know the key parts and functions of the torogan! Each… read more
Workshops and Exhibits
Okir Workshop in Marawi City
We brought our Torogan Puzzle to Marawi City. Apart from the puzzle building challenged, we also organized the okir painting… Read More
Torogan Maranao Royal House Exhibits
After launching our first toy last August 2014, we ventured to 16 areas in the Philippines, reaching to a total… Read More
Community Design at Panuluanan
Our sister company, Swito Architecture Designs, facilitated a community design workshop with Panuluanan Ata Paquibato Community thanks to our partnership… Read More
The People Behind The Toys
Partner and Head of Research
Cleoh Jouise Sayago
Puzzle Artist and Painter