The wooden paddle is a MUST HAVE item in the school house. This beautiful hand-carved wood paddle is designed with the home baker in mind. The Paddle is made of eco-friendly coconut, it is perfect for feeding your sourdough starter [7.50 inch long x 0.875 inch wide] *wash by hand and dry thoroughly. Each paddle is made by hand and may have different coloring or texture. Also, it is small and delicate, only use for mixing your sourdough starter.