Surrender by Pete Janes

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From my pen and ink phase, early 1990s. I was just entering the comics publishing world and black and white ruled. The subject matter suggests a dream source, or perhaps it came from one of my exercises of turning my subconscious loose on random scribbles on a page.


robot, ink, pen, surrender, scifi, petejanes

Organic produce slinger by day. Automatic Scribbler and Deliberate Renderer by night.

“Pete Janes entertains the macro insect crowd with meticulous gouache and watercolor specimen pieces, while his more imaginary illustrations seem to be glimpses into faraway realities.”—noted art critic and Portland bum R. Terialspray

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  • Lloyd Harvey
    Lloyd Harveyalmost 5 years ago

    This is very strange and at first, I thought it was War of the Worlds. I really like the boot like feet and the poor creature being drained.

  • Thanks Lloyd. I think this was from my “ethnopharmacological” period.

    – Pete Janes

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