All of our original artwork, paintings, dolls, toys, art quilts, photos, prints, designs, patterns, and images representing them are copyrighted, all rights reserved. They may not be reproduced by any means or in any form without written permission from us. The seal that says “Ruffing’s Copyrighted Image” on our website images is there to protect both our investment and yours. This seal will not appear on your print or original work of art.
Please see licensing for information on how to license our work for your products.
If you would like to use one of our images for an online review or a feature, please let us know, and please follow the guidelines below:
1) Please be sure to include our ovi.7f0.myftpupload.com website address.
2) Use our website images with the copyright watermark included.
Do not photograph or scan our prints or original art to make your own images. This applies to distributing images to others, via email for example, as well.
3) Include the words “Copyright ‘The Artist’s Name’ ” below the image (examples: “Copyright A E Ruffing” or “Copyright Elizabeth Ruffing”).
Again, these guidelines are meant to protect all of us from potential fraud. Please adhere to them.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.