Roxanne 's Glue-Baste-It is 100% water soluble and dries in minutes. Temporary basting for appliques, hems, bindings, and more. Water-soluble, pH neutral, and dries clear. Holds firmly until moistened or washed. Small Tip: Excellent for positioning appliques with tiny dots. Wide Tip: Ideal for applying sashings for quilt-as-you-go projects. Turn wide tip sideways for a narrower line of glue.