a tattoo to go with the Yarnnn T shirt

Bill's picture

this would be wonderful with the Yarnnn T shirt!

Aaronknits's picture

There's a nice picture of a

There's a nice picture of a rather handsome young man showing a very nice knitting related tattoo on his chest in the "Knitting Man(ual)" book.

My next ink might just be knitting related. 'd actually like to get the MWK logo. Would that be copyright infringement?

Darrel's picture

You realize if you mod your

You realize if you mod your tattoo in this way, you're pretty much obligated to be in the future MWK calendar, right? :)

Aaronknits's picture

You'd have to limit calendar

You'd have to limit calendar sales to the 18 and over crowd!

Darrel's picture

Haaaaay!

Haaaaay!

Bill's picture

OK...may I pre-order

OK...may I pre-order this?
I'm waaay over 18...
(grin)

YugiDean's picture

I'm pretty sure that

I'm pretty sure that copyright laws don't apply to tattoos. LOL The following link is an interesting read on copyright laws and tattoos, if you're really interested:

http://www.boingboing.net/2007/09/23/copyright-and-tattoo.html

If you get it, I wanna see pics!

Aaronknits's picture

That will all depend on

That will all depend on WHERE I get the tattoo!!! I already have a tattoo of the male symbol. I might be able to get it altered. It's almost 20 years old now.

MMario's picture

Not if you get

Not if you get permission.
Darren must know who holds copyright on the logo.

MMario - ambiguity is cultivated, it doesn't happen in a vacuum!

Darrel's picture

It's a mixture of some

It's a mixture of some royalty-free clip art and some rough graphic design work on my part.

In the early days, I was using a different logo made by a member. The copyright issue was never discussed, so I worked on something in the public domain prior to setting up the CafePress site.

I have some logo modifications in the hopper, so it's likely going to change a bit in coming weeks, but I don't think you should fear a lawsuit from someone else and most certainly not from me!

Darrel's picture

I passed off the logo to a

I passed off the logo to a graphic designer for some cleanup, so hopefully we'll be able to see the results in a week!

YugiDean's picture

LOL Love it. Won't be

LOL Love it. Won't be getting it, of course, but still love it!