How to Whittle a Cute Bunny: Step By Step Guide With Pictures

This fun and cute bunny whittling project is perfect for beginners and takes very little time to make.

Here is what you will need to make the bunny:

  • Sharp whittling knife
  • 2.5″ x 1″ x 1″ block of wood (start with a 4x1x1 block and cut in half at 45 degrees for 2 bunnies per block)
  • Pencil
  • Leather strop

You can using a larger block of wood if you want to, but it will take longer to whittle.

Before starting, make sure your whittling knife is nice and sharp. It is always a good idea to hone your knife with your leather strop before starting to whittle. If you feel like your knife is starting to dull out while whittling, strop each side 10 to 20 times and continue.

Downloadable Template

The downloadable template link is below and gives measurements in both inches and metric:

Bunny Tutorial Template



Video Guide

For the full video tutorial with step by step guides and pictures, check out my youtube video below!

Brian Carver

A long time carving enthusiast that enjoys carving wood and stone. The main person behind the Carving is Fun website and YouTube channel. Always has way to many carving tools and is willing to try new and exciting carving projects!

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