Notice of Copyright!
NOTICE: ALL of Artist Monica Gundersons' artwork is copyrighted and are protected by law. DO NOT reproduce, copy, create "derivative works" (artworks based off of the artists' original work), tattoo or display her artwork without the artists' permission. Selling artwork derived from Monica Gundersons' original artwork for profit without giving the artist (the original owner, artist, and creator, Monica Gunderson) credit and compensation is also prohibited. In addition, after one purchases any of the artists' artworks, the buyer DO NOT own the copyrights for the artwork after purchase. The original artist (Monica Gunderson) still has copyright, even after the artwork has been sold, which is also stipulated within the Certificate of Authentication which comes with every artwork sold. This means even after an artwork is PURCHASED, the buyer (the person who has purchased the artwork) DOES NOT OWN THE COPYRIGHT nor does the buyer have the right to copy, stencil, print, tattoo, or reproduce the artists' artwork in any way, and/or reproduce and sell for profit without the original artist granting permission first. This means Monicas' original artwork should NOT show up on t-shirts, socks, art prints, coffee mugs, cell phone covers, key-chains, printed cards, fabric, etc. without the written explicit permission from the artist, Monica Gunderson. Even if the artist and the purchaser of the artwork are family, friends, acquaintances, worked together in the past or have known each other for years, Monicas' artwork should not be reproduced in any way without her permission, NO ACCEPTIONS. If ANY of Monicas' artwork is reproduced in any way without her permission, this is Copyright Infringement and legal action will be taken. Monica takes her business seriously, and creating art is the only way she is able to earn an income due to her chronic back pain.
Using Images of Monicas' Artwork for a Tattoo Design
Tattoo Artists will need a written approval by the original artist before tattooing artwork in order to avoid copyright infringement issues.
In order to get the artists approval letter, please Purchase a Tattoo Ticket ($40.00, non-refundable) and during checkout write the Name/Title and Medium (drawing, painting, mixed media, etc.) of the artwork. Expect a reply via email within 48 hours of purchase, which will include an approval letter by Artist Monica Gunderson along with a PDF of the requested image. Be advised, any images listed in the "Commissions" page are not available for tattoos. If a payment is sent in order to get approval for an artwork on Monicas' commissioned page, the request will be denied and you will receive a total refund.
Please Note: When purchasing a Tattoo Ticket, you are receiving a non-exclusive Tattoo License of one (1) particular artwork for one (1) personal tattoo. Any other reproduction, copy or use of the image will be in violation of copyright law.
Purchase Tattoo Ticket for $40.00 ~ Thank You for Your Support!
If you would also like an art print of the artwork, visit my Art Prints Page.
*Tattoo Tickets are non-refundable
*There is no shipping on this item (sent directly to your email)
A PDF of the requested image and a letter of approval will be sent via email within 48 hours of your initial purchase. Please be sure the email is typed correctly before completing check out. If the email is not seen within 48 hours, please check your spam. If the email is not found in spam, the email address may have been entered incorrectly. If this is the case, please Contact the Artist and a new PDF and letter of approval will be sent.
Using Images of Monica's Artwork on Social Media, Website, Blog
The artist does allow sharing on social media outlets, but be sure to give the artist credit for her work! Please include the artists' name (Fine Artist Monica Gunderson), the name of the artwork and a link to her art website (artaffective.com) within the post.
For Bloggers or Website Designers who would like to include an image of the artists' original artwork(s) within a website or blog page please Contact the Artist and ask her for permission. Within the request, please inform the artist with the Title/Name and Medium (painting, drawing, mixed media, etc.) of the artwork of interest and why you would like to include her artwork in the blog or website. Be advised, all artwork in the "Commissions" page are not applicable, and will not be approved for blog or website use unless you are the original client who purchased the commissioned work(s).
Please credit the artist (i.e. Artist Monica Gunderson) with a working link to her art website (artaffective.com), specifically the link to the landing page of the original image. If these requests are not met, the artist will contact you in request for you to credit her (the artist) and add a link to her website.
If you are a company who is interested in using one or multiples of Monicas' artworks, please Contact the Artist so a negotiation for a licensing agreement can be discussed. Please be advised even with a licensing agreement, neither you nor the business entity owns copyright of the artwork(s). Copyright ownership still belongs to the artist, Monica Gunderson. A licensing agreement is an arrangement to where the original artist keeps the copyright and the artist is granting a company permission to use or sell the artwork(s) for a nominal fee during a predetermined time-frame.
How to Contact the Artist
More information about Copyright Law of the United States.
Last Updated: 03/19/2019
Monica Gunderson Fine Artist