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Micro-sized wood & kits

For 70 years, Midwest’s product line and distribution have grown and changed, but its passion for quality has remained steadfast. Today, Midwest Products is a leading worldwide supplier of quality raw materials and accessories to distributors and retailers.

Quality craft materials you can rely on

Express your creativity without limitations. Our vast assortment of craft materials, tools, and kits will help bring your creative ideas to life.


Wood Species


Unique Sizes


Wood Cut Domestically


A domestic wood cut in Northern Michigan and Wisconsin, desired because of its economy, work-ability and finishing qualities. Its close, tight homogeneous grain structure makes it ideal for a wide variety of hobby, craft and miniature projects. Thin Basswood may be cut with a hobby knife; thicker Basswood requires a saw for cutting. Basswood may be stained or painted to represent any wood type.


Grown in South American rain-forests, Midwest’s balsa is kiln-dried to produce a lightweight and high-strength to weight ratio wood. Balsa cuts easily with a hobby knife and can be stained or painted to represent and wood type. It is the premier wood for modeling.


Craft Plywood is designed for craft projects and activities. It is high-quality plywood that is perfect for painting, staining, stenciling, and wood-burning. Craft Plywood cuts easily with a saw, and is suitable for both indoor and outdoor (must be sealed) use.