Licensing


LICENSING AGREEMENT / TERMS OF USE

Digital Designer Studio retains the rights to all designs. What you are purchasing is the licensing to use the digital designs for personal and commercial use.  You are not purchasing the copyright to the files. It is important that you are clear on this matter. You do not own the images you purchase. You own a license to use the images in a finished product.

Each sale is governed by the Terms of Use in place at the time of purchase.  Digital Designer Studio reserves the right to update our Terms of Service at any time.  We strongly advise you to print and retain a copy of the Terms of Use in place at the time of purchase for your records.

If you are unclear regarding any part of our licensing agreement, or wish to discuss the terms further, please contact us at orders@digitaldesignerstudio.com prior to purchasing.

Your purchase of a Digital Designer Studio file signifies your agreement to abide by the following allowances and restrictions:

 

TERMS OF USE

Each design is limited to 500 uses (personal and commercial use combined) per purchase.

 

Personal Use:

When you purchase Personal Use Licensing for a digital image/file from Digital Designer Studio for you may:

  1. Use the digital file rendered in the form of a physical product that you yourself create for personal use only.
  2. Use the images in a Digital Designer Studio file as elements of a larger design.

You MAY NOT:

  1. Sell, share, convert (this includes, but is not limited to, any type of online file conversion software or app, such as the Ideas R Us Software website) or redistribute a Digital Designer Studio file in any manner other than personal physical items made for yourself or as gifts for others. Redistribution in any file format (including but not limited to SVG, DXF, AI, EPS, JPG, PNG, PDF, all digitization formats etc.) is strictly prohibited.
  2. Sell, share, convert or redistribute a Digital Designer Studio file on any Print on Demand site (including but not limited to Amazon Merch, Printful, Redbubble etc.), any multilevel marketing or third party platform.  For example, you may not send our designs to a third party for the purpose of printing/creating merchandise (including but not limited to transfer sheets, sublimation sheets, tshirts, mugs, hats etc) for you regardless of their intended use (personal or commercial).  Doing so constitutes file sharing with a third party and not the creation of a physical product by the original licensee of the design and is strictly prohibited.
  3. You may not alter or modify an image, nor create a derivative work based on a Digital Designer Studio file and claim or sell the derivative work as a new copyrighted design of your own making.

 

Commercial Licensing:

When you purchase Commercial Licensing for a digital image/file from Digital Designer Studio you may:

  1. Use the digital file rendered in the form of a physical product only that you yourself create for personal use or commercial sales.
  2. Use the images in a Digital Designer Studio file as elements of a larger design.
  3. Create a mock-up of your file containing an element purchased from Digital Designer Studio for the purpose of showing your work to a potential client, provided you take reasonable care (use of watermarks, drop shadows, low resolution images etc) to prevent the element from being traced or otherwise fraudulently acquired.

You MAY NOT:

  1. Sell, share, convert (this includes, but is not limited to, any type of online file conversion software or app, such as the Ideas R Us Software website) or redistribute a Digital Designer Studio file in any manner other than in the form of a physical product that you yourself create. Redistribution in any file format (including but not limited to SVG, DXF, AI, EPS, JPG, PNG, PDF, all digitization formats etc.) is strictly prohibited.   See below for licensing governing digitization for embroidery purposes.
  2. Sell, share, convert or redistribute a Digital Designer Studio file on any Print on Demand site (including but not limited to Amazon Merch, Printful, Redbubble for example.).  Selling on Print on Demand sites constitutes file sharing with a third party and not the creation of a physical product by the original buyer of the design and is strictly prohibited.
  3. Sell, share, convert or redistribute a Digital Designer Studio design or design element via any type of transfer sheet.  Selling designs via transfer sheets constitutes file sharing with a third party and not the creation of a physical product by the original licensee of the design and is strictly prohibited.
  4. Sell, share, convert or redistribute a Digital Designer Studio design or design element via any type of multilevel marketing and/or third party platform.  Selling designs via multilevel marketing and/or any other third party platform constitutes file sharing with a third party and not the creation of a physical product by the original licensee of the design and is strictly prohibited.
  5.  You may not alter or modify an image, nor create a derivative work based on a Digital Designer Studio file and claim or sell the derivative work as a new copyrighted design of your own making.

 

Corporate Licensing:

Please contact us for details regarding wholesale/mass production sales of our designs via our Corporate Licensing.  Note:  Wholesale/mass production sales of our files is not covered under our commercial use licensing.

 

Digitizing:

Please contact us for licensing terms regarding the digitization and sales of our designs.  Note:  Digitization of our files is not covered under our commercial use licensing.

 

Refunds:

Due to the nature of digital files, all purchases are non-refundable.  If you have any concerns or difficulties with our products, please contact us at orders@digitaldesignerstudio.com. We will be happy to assist you.

 

Digital Designer Studio designs are protected under The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998.  Violation of our terms of service will result in your immediate removal from the Digital Designer Studio website, revocation or your licensing agreement/use of files purchased and subject you to infringement of intellectual property laws and the consequences thereof.