TOS - Terms of Service

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By commissioning me in any kind of way, you are agreeing to the terms of service below.

Any statement can be bound to change if discussed with me, the artist, prior to the commission.

I. GENERAL TERMS.


Please write in a clear and nice manner.
Provide neat references. 
Not a wall of text.
Any ill behaviour will not be tolerated and your commission will be canceled if it occurs.
Follow the rules provided in the commission journal, YCH or Adoptable deviation.
If you fail to follow the rules provided I have the right to decline your commission.

II. PAYMENT


All commissions must all be paid in full upfront. 
The currency accepted is DeviantArt points and USD.
The points shall only be paid through the commission widget unless stated otherwise.

III. PROCESS


Work In Progress will only be given if the commissioner personally ask for it and if the price exceed 50$/5000 points.
WIPs might be given as well if I the artist, wonder something about the commission.

The time for your commission to be completed can be up to 3 months depending on many factors such as;
Health, order of commission, complexity, Work, school or family issues.

If any of the things stated above occurs you will be notified asap.

IV. CUSTOMER SATISFACTION


I will do everything I can to make my customers happy.
However after a commission is finished, only small changes are allowed to be made.
Such as small colouring/marking mistakes.

Any great changes will come with an extra charge. 
Such as an outfit change, outfit addition or subtraction, background change or anything that makes me have to redraw it completely.


If your reference was unclear to start with, then you are not allowed to do minor changes without a fee.
Make sure to be clear in your order what you aim for.


V. COPYRIGHT / USAGE POLICY


I, the artist, hold every right to the produced drawing, not the commissioner.

Therefore I´m allowed to use the copyrighted artwork to;
Promote myself with in any place or site.
Publish books with.
To display it anywhere to my liking.
Post it wherever I want.

The commissioner are allowed to;
Use the copyrighted artwork for personal use only unless agreed otherwise.
Print the art, and claim the right of their character(s) but not the drawing itself.
Use the art to promote themselves with proper credit given to the artist.

If you break the copyright infringement in any way, every right you had to the drawing will be retracted.

The following is considered Copyright infringement:

Reproducing/using the copyrighted artwork commercially. (Meaning making money of it in any way)
Taking Credit for the creation of the artwork.
Removing any watermarks/signatures. 
altering the artwork without my, the artist´s, consent.

A Purchase of Commercial rights to the artwork will always be 300% of original price.
With commercial rights you are allowed to make any sort of merch with the artwork.
Use it in books, covers, as Props, change it to your liking and promote your own brand with.
Credit is still required for usage of the artwork, even if altered or edited.

PRIVATE COMMISSIONS ALWAYS COME WITH A 50% FEE


VI. CANCELING/REFUNDING POLICY


I have the right to cancel and refund the money for your commission at any time.
You have no right to cancel or demand a refund from the artist under any circumstances after payment are received.
If money has not been sent yet the commissioner has the right to cancel the commission.

If you file a chargeback against me, your right to everything I have ever made for you will be retracted and I have the right to sell the copyrighted artwork to new buyers.
You will forbidden to ever commission me, Yamio, ever again.
Your name will be publicly posted everywhere I want to for others to watch out for. 
I also have every right to file a complaint and I have all the right to the money you have given me.


Any statement can be bound to change if discussed with me, the artist, prior to the commission.




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B0yada's avatar

Hello! I wanted to tell you that I’ll be using some parts of your tos as a reference ( the credit will be included)^^ ! Thank you so much! You really saved my time qwq

AnotherDoggo's avatar

Heya!! I wanted to tell you I’ll be using some parts of your tos and will give credit to you as well!! Thank you so much!!: DD

ninaflix's avatar

Hello, many thanks for sharing your own term of service. I am here to inform that I'll be using your ToS as a reference. Thank you..

itsu31's avatar

Hello, many thanks for sharing your own term of service. I am here to inform that I'll be using your ToS as a reference. Thank you..

itsu31's avatar

Hello, many thanks for sharing your own term of service. I am here to inform that I'll be using your ToS as a reference. Thank you..

itsu31's avatar

Hello, many thanks for sharing your own term of service. I am here to inform that I'll be using your ToS as a reference. Thank you..

Qiroro's avatar

Hello! Here to inform you that I will reference/use some parts of ur TOS, thank you!

cicerdoodles's avatar

Hi! I just wanted to let you know that I will be using your TOS as a reference to my own. Thanks!

Castele's avatar

Hi I used some parts of your TOS template and credited you. Thank you!

Arveth's avatar

Hi! Thank you for sharing. I wanted to let you know that I will be using some parts of your ToS template on my own.

joystikz's avatar

Hello! I wanted to let you know that im using certain parts of your ToS template. Thank you!

irisnoww's avatar

Hey! thank you for sharing this and I used it as a template and made some edition for my ToS!! credit will be given!! Thank you!

Apoch-Raptor's avatar

Hello! I wanted to let you know that I used your ToS as a template and edited for my own terms. If this isn't okay please let me know and I'll change them asap :heart:

LunaaaArt's avatar

Hi! I know you have already given permission to use your TOS as a template to other artists but I still wanted to ask myself. Is it okay if I use your TOS as a template for mine? With giving credit of course^^

FienaMcKaren's avatar

Hi! I'm setting up my Trello Board for my recent commissions, may I use your TOS and make small changes at some parts? I'll credit you in the board as the original creator.

okamixwolfy's avatar

Hello May I use your Tos with some changes credit will be given of course <3

ArtyBasketballer's avatar

I used parts, with credit!

Selirum's avatar

some parts of your ToS were partially used as a template for mine, thank you!

PaggiArt's avatar

Hey hey! I want to say thank you and say that i used it as a template for my tos! I credited you of course!

vez22's avatar

hello! tysm for making this,just wanted to let you know im using this as a template for my tos! ill give you credit ofc :]

Ms-Blues's avatar

hi! I just wanted to thank you and tell you that I referenced some of these as a template for my ToS! With credit, of course!

mochacafeaesthetic's avatar

Hello there I want to thank you for making this and I wanted to let you know I referenced most of this as a template for my own ToS, I changed most parts but just wanted your permission before I post it <3

Edit: I will obviously put credits ^^

1014-Erine's avatar

Hello! I just wanted to thank you and let you know that I used this as a template for my TOS. I changed some parts though ^_^

Jamix6's avatar

Hey I want to let you know that if I can use this ToS (some parts) for me and my friend's artworks.I will also put credits under the ToS after being read (well I can put it at the top if you want me to) :star:

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