Do create dark, quirky and authentic works directly related to TWIN PEAKS, a place both wonderful and strange full of small town charm, quirk and memorable characters. The series is the town, the characters, the music and the food.
Do stay away from creating fan art that is too "cartoon-like."
Don’t include any photographic character likeness.
Don’t mash up the old series with the new series, each design should stay true to its season and time.
Don’t mash up locations and themes that aren’t true to the TV series storyline. Ex: don’t include people in the Red Room who never appeared there during the series.
Don’t portray Kyle as a saint or use other religious references.
Don't use the following text/language in your designs:
"Resort(s)" language to reference Twin Peaks or Great Northern.
"Summer Camp" language, i.e. no "Twin Peaks Summer Camp"
"Killers" language, i.e. do not write "killers" or "kill" on any design
"Fire Walk With Me"
Don't use David Lynch's image in any design.
Don't use zip codes in designs, including to reference the Sheriff's Department.
Don’t use the below in ANY DESIGN:
The Man from Another Place
Black Lodge Owl Cave Symbol
Damn fine coffee – It’s only DAMN GOOD COFFEE
No “The Return” on any designs
No images of Log Lady from new season with no hair
Focus should be on the TV series, not the Fire Walk With Me movie (includes quotes and characters specific to the movie)
Off Limit Quotes:
“DAMN FINE COFFEE” - ONLY USE “DAMN GOOD COFFEE”
“When you see me again, it won’t be me.”
“I feel like I know her… but sometimes my arms bend back.”
“The owls are not what they seem.”
“Is it the future or is it the past”
Don’t recreate existing TWIN PEAKS merchandise or use elements created by other artists.
Don’t incorporate any third party content into your artwork, and don’t include mash-ups of TWIN PEAKS with other content owners’ properties or brands.
Don’t use the actors’ real first and last names or their real-life photos.
Don’t use TWIN PEAKS publicity photos or screengrabs of the characters.
Don’t use photos of any real person (historical or present day).
Don’t use the official TWIN PEAKS logo fonts for non-logo elements in your designs.
Don’t use TWIN PEAKS screenshots or key art in your artwork.
Don’t use TWIN PEAKS to advertise any businesses, products, events or services of any party.
Don’t submit offensive designs - avoid hateful, divisive, and adult content in your artwork. See below for a non-exclusive list of things avoid:
Violence or self-mutilation
Vulgarity and anything sexually explicit
Hate language or derogatory references to race, gender, religion, intellectual disability, obesity, or physical impairment
Endorsing or opposing any political party, association or any side of any issue.
About Twin Peaks
Twin Peaks was created by David Lynch and Mark Frost. The show was set in the fictional town of Twin Peaks in northeast Washington state and tells the story of FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper and his investigation of the murder of a popular local teenage schoolgirl, Laura Palmer.
Directed entirely by David Lynch, The Return - new SHOWTIME 18-part limited event series - picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town were stunned when their homecoming queen Laura Palmer was shockingly murdered. TWIN PEAKS is written and executive produced by series creators David Lynch and Mark Frost, and is executive produced by Sabrina S. Sutherland.