Graphic Guardians is a community for artists, icon makers, blinkie makers, writers, etc., who are concerned about theft and copyright protection.
Our community is here to help catch and STOP those thieves, whether it be someone stealing your OWN art, icon, blinkie, layout, web site layout, to seeing another well-known artist's work being stolen and used without regards to usage terms and/or copyright. This community is also to support each other. Rants are allowed and welcome, as long as they don't turn into flame wars with other members.
We will all work together to stop AND educate (hopefully) people about copyright, usage terms, etc.
There are a few simple rules to follow:
Use this form below to report suspected theft:
Are you an artist? Do you own a community or web site? Would you like to be affiliates? Use one of our banners below, on your web site and/or LJ user info page, link it to our LJ community and then contact Vikki or Dimitri with your own banner and URL and we will add you to this user page!
None yet, you be the first!
What IS Copyright?
US Patent and Trademark Office
World Intellectual Property Organization