Rocking Donkey


This cutie can be made of construction grade lumber or better. Use 2x10's and some 3/4” thick wood for all the parts. The full size patterns are easy to use. Instructions and photos will guide you through the making and rounding of this guy. His appearance can be totally changed by positioning the ears up and down.


  • 30" (length)
  • 11½" (seat height)

Product Contains:

  • (1) cover sheet (8½" x 11") with large color reference photo
  • (1) plan sheet (23" x 35") with:
    • full-scale tracing patterns
    • 9 in-process photos
    • detailed instructions with helpful tips
  • (1) rocker plan sheet (22" x 34") with:
    • full-scale tracing patterns
    • 10 in-process photos
    • detailed instructions with helpful tips

Project Hours Estimate: B (8-40 hours)

All of our projects are designed to be easy to follow for any skill level. We provide project hour estimates based on the tools, equipment and experience of an intermediate woodworker. A beginner may take longer and an experienced woodworker may take less time, but any skill level can accomplish any project. Your results may vary.

  • A = 4-8 hours
  • B = 8-40 hours
  • C = 40+ hours