Pack of 5 Large Blank Wood Carving Blocks for Carving & Crafting. Dimensions 600mm x 50mm x 6mm approx. Basswood is a soft, fine and even textured material that is perfect for wood carving. It is smooth enough to be able to draw, paint or write on and is great for carving, whittling and shaping. This product is suitable for beginners, children and experts alike whether you are a whittler or are looking for a DIY project.