BASSWOOD & TUPELO CARVING WOOD Basswood & Tupelo are favorite carving woods. Both are somewhat soft & easy to shape, sand, paint or finish to grainless sheen. Bass wood is harder & holds detail better. Tupelo is preferred by many power carvers because it does not "fuzz" when carved. The finest obtainable, experience the difference good, dry, wood can make. Basswood planed, Tupelo smooth sawn. All competition grade! U.S.A.
7"x7"x16" Tupelo 171707