Terms of Use

Thank you for buying our dorky stuff! I hope you like what we have to offer.

I love drawing and creating anything dorky or otherwise!  I am a professional designer with 13+ years of experience in graphic design and illustration. I've been involved in the rubber stamp and scrapbooking industry, web design, book illustration, layout design, and more.

 

 PLEASE NOTE:
My stuff is designed for the small business owner, photographers, crafters, designers and individuals. It is not intended for mass marketing and production but for small sales. 

Dorky Prints/Dorky Doodles reserves the right to modify the Terms of Use for this shop at any time without giving you prior notice. Your use of our shop after any such modifications is your agreement to follow the Terms of Use as modified.

 

  1. NON-PROFIT/PERSONAL USE

You can use our graphics on any personal or non-profit project with no credit as long as NO MONEY is made. 

If you share your personal/non-profit project (ex: as a giveaway or freebie) on your personal/non-profit site, blog or social media all Dorky Prints/Dorky Doodles artwork must be flattened, uneditable and unextractable. We require graphic credit be given to Dorky Prints/Dorky Doodles design including a url that links back to www.etsy.com/shop/DorkyPrints (or our TPT shop or online store – wherever you bought the artwork) within the description and on the same page as the item.

 

  1. COMMERCIAL USAGE

If you wish to use our graphics to create a commercial product to SELL, *you can purchase with the option A or B below: 

A- COMMERCIAL CREDIT REQUIRED

Our artwork/products allow small commercial use (500 copies sold or less) however to use our artwork commercially we require graphic credit be given to Dorky Prints/Dorky Doodles including a url that links back to www.etsy.com/shop/DorkyPrints (or our TPT shop or online store – wherever you bought the artwork). The link should be placed on the same page as the product that is being sold or displayed. So you purchase the clipart/product normally without an extra license and you credit us.  You also agree to abide by our terms on what types of products you are allowed to create and sell.

 EXAMPLE OF A GRAPHIC CREDIT:
“graphics by Dorky Prints”, “clipart by Dorky Doodles”, or “artwork by Dorky Prints”

 

B- COMMERCIAL NO CREDIT REQUIRED:
If you want to use our artwork commercially (500 copies sold or less) and simply do not wish to put our name or link anywhere then you have the option to purchase our “No Credit License”. The “No Credit License” gives you the right to use our products but keep it to yourself. There is an extra fee for this license ($20 USD for each individual SET). So you need to purchase our clipart or paper pack as well as a no credit license for $20 USD.  You can find the “No Credit License” in our etsy shop at www.etsy.com/listing/204084044/dorky-prints-no-credit-required  With this option you also agree to abide by our terms on what types of products you are allowed to create and sell.

 

QUANTITIES/MASS PRODUCTION
The commercial use and NO CREDIT license is NOT a mass production license, it allows for up to a maximum of 500 copies sold, for quantities exceeding 500 you need an EXTENDED OR MASS PRODUCTION license, please contact me by convo for more details. 

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*WHAT ARE YOU ALLOWED TO SELL:

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DIGITAL SCRAPBOOKERS
You can use all our graphics for your personal projects. You CANNOT sell any of our artwork in a commercial Scrapbook kit of any kind even it is altered. This includes but is not limited to clipart packs, paper packs, and image collections.

EMBROIDERY DIGITIZERS
There is absolutely NO allowed digitizing at this time.  All embroidery/applique rights have been sold to all images and cannot be sold to second party. 

IRON-ON TRANSFERS
Iron-on transfers that are in direct competition with embroidery/applique designs are NOT allowed.  Please convo or email me with details on how you'll be producing and selling iron-on transfers. 

DIGITAL PRODUCT DESIGNERS
You can use our artwork personally or commercially to create digital printable files. Files must be flattened and enough of your own design must be added to make it a completely unique design. SIMPLE COLLAGE SHEETS are not ALLOWED. Files must be sold as flattened JPEG or PDF files. Do not sell our artwork layered or on white backgrounds as printables. Other digital creations are allowed as long as graphics are flattened and enough of your design is added to make it a new original design. You can only sell digital creations for PERSONAL USE.

PRINTED PRODUCT DESIGNERS
You can use our clip art for personal or commercial use. You can print pretty much anything you can think of but it must not exceed 500 copies sold, for more than 500 copies sold you must contact us for a MASS PRODUCTION LICENSE. You can also create PRINTED products at Zazzle, Cafe Press, Etsy or in your own store as long as the design is completely unique and incorporates our art into YOUR design.

FABRIC DESIGNERS
You can print up to 200 yards and you must purchase our NO CREDIT LICENSE for every set purchased. For quantities exceeding 200 yards you need a MASS PRODUCTION license, please contact us by convo or email.  Fabric creation on spoonflower.com (or other similar sites) is not allowed, unless you will be using the fabric for your own personal projects.

RIBBON DESIGNERS
You can print up to 200 yards and you must purchase our NO CREDIT LICENSE for every set purchased or credit us in your listing. For quantities exceeding 200 yards you need a MASS PRODUCTION license, please contact us by convo or email.

LOGO AND WEB DESIGNERS
You can use our clip art for personal or commercial use, to create logo and web designs to sell. For logo design use the clip art as PART of the design not as is. You may not sell graphics as a logo unless they are considerably altered or the design is completely unique using your design with our art as a compliment. For Website/ Blog templates, banners, headers, footers, buttons, store fronts please make sure the files are flattened at 72 dpi and cannot be extracted.

MOBILE APPS
You can use our clip art for personal or commercial use, you must credit us with a link or purchase our NO CREDIT LICENSE (see 2A above). You must ensure that our artwork is not extractable. Both the standard and NO CREDIT LICENSE come with a maximum of 500 downloads of your App. For quantities exceeding 500 downloads you need an EXTENDED OR MASS PRODUCTION license, please contact me by convo or email.

CUTTING FILE DESIGNERS
Using our artwork to create and sell cutting files are NOT allowed at this time. If you’d like to create the files to use for a personal project, that’s completely ok.

TEACHERS, EDUCATORS
You can use our products personally or commercially (TPT). We require graphic credit to Dorky Prints/Dorky Doodles as well as a clickable link to www.etsy.com/shop/DorkyPrints (or our TPT shop) inside your PDF document or wherever you display or sell the file. The files must be flattened, uneditable and unextractable. You cannot share our original graphics for free. If you do not wish to credit us commercially see COMMERCIAL NO CREDIT REQUIRED above. 

 

----IMPORTANT----: if you do not purchase the no credit license and use our products commercially then you should be linking back to our store see Commercial use above.

 

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*NOT ALLOWED (in a nutshell):

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  • No embroidery/applique digitizing.
  • No iron-on transfers/sublimation that is in direct competition with embroidery/applique designs.
  • No third party sale or wholesale.
  • You cannot sell our graphics as is and claim as your own.
  • You cannot sell, trade, share or give away for free our designs as is or altered including but not limited to clip art packs, digital paper packs, scrapbook kits or as a part of image collections.
  • You cannot share our graphic files for free even if it is personal use.
  • The creation and selling of cutting files are not allowed at this time.

 

All Dorky Prints/Dorky Doodles products are copyright Dorky Prints/Dorky Doodles and cannot be claimed as your own.

 Please send me an email if you have any questions or would like to report a violation of our Terms of Use.  Thanks!  melissa{at}casualbloggermagazine.com

 

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