(Designer for the above is Little House Needleworks, Always and Forever sampler one of my finishes
I came across this blog that actually addresses copyright issues in the needlework industry. As a newbie, designing is something that takes time, patience, thought and I would like to do what I can to make sure that copyright law is kept.
Read about it here
Interesting reading and one of my greatest fears in designing would be to not realize a certain design is out in the world already created. I would definitely want to know if this happens because I abide by copyright law and wouldn't want that happening to myself either.
Even if you are not a designer, you may want to check out this blogspot. Good information.