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Lessons Learned: How I Dealt With An Art ThiefEvery day, many people on deviantArt find themselves dealing with art thieves off-site (outside deviantArt). There are many ways to approach this issue, but this article is about how I went about it. I'm only writing this in an attempt to be helpful to others going through the same thing, or give ideas to those going through it who don't know where to start or what to do. Becoming victim to an art ripper isn't a hopeless, helpless situation. Though I was inexperienced with the issue at the time and justifiably angered, I was able to prevail through a mixture of help from other kind deviants, a professional manner/attitude and resources found on the web.Lessons Learned: How I Dealt With An Art Thief by NatalieKelsey
My particular case began one day about a week after my first Daily Deviation was given to me by Aeires. Up until that time I was a relatively unknown artist, and was minimally protecting my work with an easily removed watermark. I didn't really think my work was worth stealing, and honestly hadn't thought about what would happen if
What is Art theft?We all have our different versions of art theft is, but how do we really know? Do we base it off of our own personal oppinions? Maybe we base it off of what aWhat is Art theft? by deneen990
senior deviant has told us.
I believe the fine line of "what art theft is" has been majorly blurred & has become "what will the members of deviantart tolerate" Therefore I'm curious as to what you will consider art theft & what you wont.
A list of some of these "Is it art theft?" questions will be listed below, and what I propose is a "debate" if you will to determine "is it art theft" & just to clear a few things up for me as well.
I will give my oppinion with a for "its not as far as I'm conserned or a if I think it is.
1.I didn't come up with anything in the picture, but I did all the work as far as drawing it myslef...is it art theft?
2.I traced the outline, but added the detail myslef...is it art theft?
*the ONLY exception being a tattoo artist, they do not need any permissions to