Moon Hare Picture

Foreground: Adobe Illustrator
Background: watercolor

玉兔捣药

Have you ever looked up at the full moon and seen the shadow of a hare there? Apparently, many people in different parts of the world did. (See wikipedia entry Moon Rabbit.)

For more information on the Chinese Jade Hare, aka Moon Hare (usually mistranslated as Jade Rabbit or Moon Rabbit), check out blog post Just who exactly is Moon Hare / Jade Rabbit anyway?

This is the first in my series of Chinese moon mythology illustrations. The second is Moon Toad.
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