The Difference between Licensing & Copyright & Why It Matters

Shakespeare's works were a big motivator in the first copyright laws.

There is an alarming trend I’m seeing in the needlepoint world. Far too many companies, both large and small, are playing fast & loose with images they cannot reproduce and sell. I was discussing the difference between licensing & copyright with a friend over the weekend. I suspect that some of the problem comes from [...]

Copyright and Stitching a Building

Yesterday someone asked on a mailing list I’m on about what needed to be considered when you wanted to cross stitch or needlepoint a building. Since that is really fun to do and since you might want to move beyond stitching your own home, I thought I would share with you some of what I’ve [...]