Department 56 tacky wax is a translucent adhesive which adheres to practically any surface. It removes easily: simply wipe off or wash off with warm water. Sold in individual resealble pots. This is a safe product used to secure trees to keep them from toppling over in your Village display, add strings of lights to the buildings or wreaths to the front door of any lit ceramic or porcelain building. You'll find many more uses for this versatile product.