(IMPORTANT, please read) YOOO PEOPLE.Happy soon to be new year and other holidays you celebrate, hoping you're all taking a break from school or work for a bit.(IMPORTANT, please read) YOOO PEOPLE. by MaggieArtbird
And if you have a bit of time to spare, would you check out this poll of mine?
It's kind of important because I might lose a new username if I keep waiting.
I'm planning to change my nick since MaggieWartist is kind of hard to articulate, you know. It just isn't fluid enough, even for me. Also, it doesn't fit my personality anymore. A fresh start is needed.
Peace out, people.
(To those who voted: thank you.)
VOTING ENDS IN: Today.
dA is Not Selling Your Works to Third PartydA is Not Selling Your Works to Third Party Royalty Free
Hot Topic selling artist's works without permission
A Tumblr post has been circulating, where Hot Topic is selling artist's works as T-shirts in their store, including popular fan art without the artist's permission, deviant artists included. It caught on wildfire when one user linked to deviantART's Submission Policy, stating users gave permission to dA by agreeing to their Terms of Service thereby allowing dA to sell it to third party royalty free.
This is false and inaccurate!
"We appreciate the rallying of the community around the rights of this artist. Rights and ownership of artwork are an important cause which