Basswood is a pretty plain wood in terms of grain.

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I wouldnt, its probably more than a one peice body as well, further adding to the ugly.

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most guitars are 2 piece or more. one piece bodies are hard to come by and theyre expensive.

basswood is almost like silly putty - in terms of looks and hardness... lol. it's plain and soft... it's definitely a mandatory "painting" wood.
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