How to deal with Art ThievesI'll update this journal with more information if people make suggestions, or if I find any more on my own.How to deal with Art Thieves4 months ago in Personal More Like This
Hello, I've been browsing on this site for over a year now and I've seen my fair share of art thievery, and how different artists react to their work being copied or stolen. While I'm no expert on these matters, I have decided to write a little journal here of the ways I think you should deal with art thieves.
These are my opinions and I'm not here to criticize anyone for how they deal with it. Everyone is different and they take things differently, it's human nature.
There is a difference between copied, and stolen art. Copied art is when someone takes an art piece/character/concept you created and does just that, traces it/copies it. Stolen work is when someone takes your art and reposts it as their own art, sometimes the thief even removes the signature of the original artist. Now, there are reasons to suspect someone is copying you, but there are none for someon