Midwest's Basswood with its close, tight homogeneous grain structure makes it ideal for a variety of hobby, craft and miniature projects. Basswood is a favorite for carving! Recommended uses: airplanes, boats, crafts, model railroad and miniatures. May be stained or painted to represent any wood type. Thin basswood may be cut with a hobby knife, thicker pieces require a saw for cutting. Package is pegged at the top for hanging.