Wooden ship model hulls can be constructed in several ways. the simplest is a solid wood hull sawn and carved from a single block of wood. this method requires the. Handcrafted ship models, handmade model boats, wood model ships, model yachts, museum quality models, wooden cross sections, wooden half hulls, nautical gifts. All you need to start ship model building is a block of wood and a saw using a prototype ship plan to build a model revenue cutter figure a: stern cutting pattern.