Model building can be fun and exciting. You can express your creative abilities, learn to follow instructions, and make models you are proud to display and show your family and friends. Hobby shops and department stores offer a large variety of model kits. There are model kits for cars, airplanes, trucks, boats, engines, etc. Some kits are inexpensive, have few parts, and are rather simple to build. Others are more expensive, have many parts, and require more skill and experience. Your choices are many.