Personal Use License Agreement:
All images contained on CD-ROM or download kit
are the product of CottageArts.net and are protected by United States
and International copyright law. This is a legal agreement between you
and CottageArts.net, LLC. Read this agreement before you make
purchase. By making Personal Use purchase you agree to be bound by the terms of this
CottageArts.net grants you a
non-transferable, nonexclusive right to load the images you have
selected onto your computer hard drive. Any use, copying, adaptation,
reproduction, or distribution for commercial/ professional purposes without the
written permission of CottageArts.net is prohibited, unless
Professional Use License option is selected during purchase. If you are unsure of your rights
under this agreement or would like to use our products for
professional use, see below for more information.
Professional Use License Agreement
Note: Upon purchase of a
Limited Professonal Use License option on a product, the following
License Agreement applies to the product(s) purchased. For Panstoria/Artisan
customers, please contact us
here for information on purchasing a
Limited Pro License.
A Limited Professional
Use License is between you (either an individual or a single entity)
and CottageArts.net™, LLC ("Licensor" or “us”) and covers your use of
the Simply Digital™ Product Line, related Graphics components, and
documentation (all of which are referred to herein as the "Graphics").
BY PURCHASING THE
LIMITED PROFESSIONAL USE LICENSE OPTION FOR EACH SIMPLY DIGITAL GRAPHIC CD OR
DOWNLOAD KIT, THE INDIVIDUAL OR ENTITY LICENSING THE PRODUCT ("YOU")
IS CONSENTING TO BE BOUND BY AND IS BECOMING A PARTY TO THIS
In order to allow professional photographers,
scrapbookers, genealogical preservationists, and other photographic
related artists to be able to obtain a license to use the Graphics for
certain frequently requested Professional and non-personal uses, we
have prepared this Limited Professional Use License. Only the limited
professional or non-personal uses of the Graphics expressly described
below can be licensed under this Limited Professional Use License. We
have attempted to consider the various needs of our licensees. If you
would like us to consider issuing a license for a commercial or
non-personal use of the Graphics other than those described below,
please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
License Fee Payment;
Limited Professional Use License. Upon payment of the License Fee, Licensor grants you the
non-exclusive, non-transferable right to install the Graphics on up to
personal computers, notebooks, or workstations for use by one single user
(see below for back-up authorization).
Upon payment of the License Fee you shall have a license (subject to
the Termination provisions below) to install and use the Graphics in
accordance with the terms of this Agreement.
With this license you
may by a single user:
Copy the Graphics into any machine readable
form for backup or archival purposes in support of the Graphics on the
Use the files on
the CDs or in the downloaded collections for which the License is
purchased (one license required per CD or per downloadable kit)
to create and sell custom works of art for others.
These works can take the form
of printed copies or flattened computer files such as .jpg, .tif, .pdf,
or .gif. These works must be substantially modified and personalized
by inclusion of photographs and other images or journaling.
You may not under any
circumstance sell, lend, or give away computer files created from the
Graphics that contain layers including but not limited to .psd,
pspimage, .png, etc.
Mass production of each custom work (more than 20 copies) is not
allowed, as that is not considered a custom work.
the CDs or downloadable collections' Graphics according to our
personal use license found above in the Personal Use License section.
marketing or publishing materials for others as a freelance graphic
artist with Graphics, if paid a one-time fee or hourly rate by a
vendor. An example of this use would be to design a book cover using
Graphics. Written credit on printed material must be given to
CottageArts.net in these cases.
5. Use Graphics to design your
own commercial web site or commercial blog, as long as the site is
unrelated to digital scrapbooking, graphic arts, or graphic design.
Restrictions on Use.
may not claim the Graphics as your own. Copyright for Graphics
retained by CottageArts.net, LLC.
may not redistribute the Graphics without Licensor's prior written
you may modify or alter the Graphics for your own use (including
copies that extend, or enhance the Graphics), you may not distribute,
transfer, or resell the modified or derivative copies of the Graphics
(except as stated in Authorization clause above).
may not create derivative works to resell to retailer.
may not create derivative works to license to reseller.
may not use Graphics in obscene or unethical manner.
may not create derivative works for your employer.
may not create templates for resale on web, eBay, photo lab printers,
or photo kiosks using Graphics.
may not use such copies in a way that violates the terms of this
may not create marketing or publishing materials for your employer
(see Authorization clause if you are freelance graphic artist).
Graphics may not be used for direct, or indirect professional purposes
without first obtaining a Professional Use License from Licensor that
covers your intended use.
Licensor shall have the right to determine, in its
sole discretion, whether a use is within the scope of the licensed
uses described above. Any use of the Graphics for which you have not
obtained a license from Licensor is expressly prohibited.
If your intended use fall outside the allowed uses,
with specifics and we can provide a custom license rate for you.