Question: Is it illegal to use clipart?

Public Domain clip art is not copyright protected and can generally be used for any purpose. Regardless, you should always read the Terms and Conditions of Use to determine what you can and cant do with clip art.

Can you be sued for using ClipArt?

If its copyrighted, you could be sued if you use it without permission. “They copyright pictures that they take, and what they do is, theyll get a copyright on it, and theyll put it out on the Internet, and its freely available on the Internet.

Can I use ClipArt as my logo?

Clip art images are fine for brainstorming ideas for your designer; but typically horrible, if you want to place your logo on large signs or billboards. If you must go this route, select a clip art website offering vector graphics.

Can I use ClipArt for commercial purposes?

Usually, the use of clip art images in ads, brochures, and newsletters is covered in the license agreement. For example, ClipArt.com states that the user is not permitted to use any of the Content for any commercial purposes more than 100,000 printed copies without explicit written permission.

How do you use clipart legally?

If you take a piece of clip art and change it by recoloring it or adding to the image, you have not actually created a new piece of art. By changing the image you have merely created a derivative work under copyright law, not a new work.

Where can I get good clipart?

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What is the most recognized logo in the world?

According to the survey, the simple apple icon is the most recognizable logo in the US, followed by the golden arches of McDonalds and the familiar typography of Coca Cola. Nike, Starbucks and Google also made the top 10, with Facebook, Adidas, Amazon and YouTube rounding out the list.

Do you have to pay for clip art?

It might be a shock, but not all clip art sites have the legal rights to distribute the images they have, even though they represent to users that all the images are royalty-free. If you take a piece of clip art and change it by recoloring it or adding to the image, you have not actually created a new piece of art.

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