License & SVG FAQ’s

Everything you need to know about our cut files

Legal disclosure

TRADEMARK INFORMATION

I (Joy Kelley) and my business (HowJoyful Design Studio) are not liable nor responsible for trademark violations, while every effort is made to check that each of my designs is not infringing on new trademarked “words & quotes” that are filled every day. I do not check every class available for trademark.

Some of the most popular trademark classes for items for sale are:

Because digital files are in a completely different class than most items embellished with my designs, I am not liable or responsible if the products you select to place our design is registered or trademarked in a particular category. You are responsible for checking that the final product you are selling is free of any trademark in that particular class and to consult a lawyer if you have questions regarding the item you are making for sale.

COPYRIGHT INFORMATION

I (Joy Kelley) and my business (HowJoyful Design Studio) retain the copyright of all designs unless contracted: written and signed in a contract. The purchase of a limited commercial use does not transfer artwork copyright. By purchasing a digital file you are agreeing to all the terms listed here.

Basic License

YOU MAY

  • Print or cut this file for personal use only.
  • List the items you make using this file on social media (not to sale) without giving direct credit for the artwork, BUT please do NOT share them as designed (or lettered) by you if you are only embellishing it with my files. AND if asked, please refer to @howjoyful or @howjoyfulfiles as the author of the artwork.

YOU MAY NOT

  •  You cannot share, gift, re-sell or distribute our digital files via email, sharing websites, USB, or any other way.
  • You may not print or cut my files to create items for sale, if that is the case, you will need an Extended Limited Commercial Use License available on all listings on my website.
  • You cannot give away printed versions of my files, whether that is in a card or a wall print even if you make changes to it.
  • You cannot alter, replicate, modify or create a direct derivate from this files with the purpose of re-using or re-selling. This includes using parts or elements included in our files to create new design pieces.

Extended Commercial License

Limited commercial used is allowed only to small business (with less than 10 employees),  the files in our shop are not intended for mass production.

YOU MAY

  • Print or cut this file to embellish items for sale
  • List the items you make using this file on social media with the intent to sell without giving direct credit for the artwork, BUT please do NOT share them as designed (or lettered) by you if you are only embellishing it with my files. AND if asked, please refer to @howjoyful or @howjoyfulfiles as the author of the artwork.

 

YOU MAY NOT

  •  You may not share, gift, re-sell, or distribute our digital files via email, sharing websites, USB, or any other way.
  • You may not create items for sale on Etsy that compete with the HowJoyful Shop products on Etsy, such as baby blankets,  printables/printed wall art or cards.
  • You may not use these designs to create stamps or stencils for sale.
  • You may not use these designs for branding, websites or business logo.
  • You may not use these designs printed as a stand-alone item for sale (prints, cards, canvas, calendars, etc.)
  • You may not use these designs to start or add to shops in websites like CafePress, Zazzle, Society 6, or print with apps like Printful or Amazon merch, etc.
  • You may not sell items embellished with these files if you are not the one processing the order OR use a3rd party company for fulfillment.
  • You may not alter, replicate, modify or create a direct derivate from this files with the purpose of re-selling. This includes using parts or elements included in our files to create new design pieces.

 

If you have questions or would like to license my work for other projects, please contact me.

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