Peanut Butter Lovers Illustrated Recipe Contest



Contest Rules


Your recipe illustration must contain peanut butter. You may use your own recipe or choose one from the Peanut Butter Lovers recipe page. You can submit as many illustrated recipes as you want!


Working digitally? Artwork must be 5000 pixels wide by 1875 pixels high, saved as an RGB JPG.

Working on paper? Artwork must be 16.667" wide by 6.25" high, scanned at 300 dpi and saved as an RGB JPG.

Due Date

October 23, 2018 at 11:59 pm EST is the deadline to submit your recipe.


Any 18 years old and older from anywhere in the world can enter.

Artist Rights

You retain the rights and complete ownership of your work. Per our Terms of Service, we need you to grant us certain rights that allow us to promote, display, and share your submitted artwork.

For example, in the case of this contest, you grant us the rights to share your artwork with the contest sponsor, Southern Peanut Growers, so they can share your artwork with their fans and followers too.

We will not sell or merchandise your artwork without asking you first.




Three artists will be awarded $500 each, based on judging.

One artist will be awarded $500, based on "People's Choice."

The illustrated recipes of 30 artists will be featured in a free promotional e-book, published by Peanut Butter Lovers and made available through their website. The credit line for each selected artwork will include the artist's name and the website they list, if any, on their TDAC Profile.

Picking Winners

The judges will choose three favorite illustrated recipes and award the artists who created them $500 each. These winners will be announced October 30, 2018. The judges will be TDAC co-founders Nate Padavick and Salli S. Swindell, along with representatives of the Southern Peanut Growers

The judges will choose 10 additional favorite recipes to include in a gallery on the Peanut Butter Lovers Facebook page from which the public can vote on their favorites. The voting will run from Nov. 1 - 11th. The artist whose illustrated recipe becomes the number one favorite will be given the "People's Choice" award of $500. 


There are many ways to create an exceptional illustrated recipe! We created this guide to inspire and help you: 10 Steps to Create a Great Illustrated Recipe.

Salli has created a few recipes using peanut butter to get you in the mood!

True Love - Spicy PB Noodles

Peanutty Awesome Eggplant Dip


You can illustrate sweet or savory recipes. YUM! Any recipe with peanut butter is a GREAT recipe.

Peanut Butter Jammin' Bars

Nutty Delicious Peanut Butter Sweet Potatoes