Licensing & Copyright - Stankwell Falls Art Emporium

Jeff and Stankwell Falls Art Emporium believe that art should be shared with the world. Our licensing policies are designed to balance the costs that go into creating and sharing our images with the desire to provide inspiration through our images.

Stankwell Falls Art Emporium allows use of Jeff’s images in two ways:

1. Creative Commons Non-Commercial License

With Creative Commons you are free:

  • To Share: Copy, Distribute, and Transmit the image

Under these conditions:

  • Attribution: Attribution to Jeff Kelley and Stankwell Falls Art Emporium ( must be made along with the image.
  • Non-Commercial: The image must not be used for commercial purposes under any circumstances. For clarity on what defines commercial use, please see the Sample Accepted Uses below.

Sample Accepted Use of the Creative Commons License:
  • Blog Post describing a trip to the liquor store
  • Online article discussing the growing popularity of iPhone photography
  • A website for a school project about art
  • An individual using an image as a desktop background for a computer monitor

2. License to Copyright

‘Commercial Use’ regarding the use of images online or offline is defined very broadly. The determination of commercial or non-commercial use is based on the contextual use of the image. The determination is NOT based on the tax-filing status of the entity using the image nor on whether or not a financial transaction takes place.

Commercial use of our images is allowed only if expressly granted by Jeff Kelley and Stankwell Falls Art Emporium. All commercial uses will incur a licensing fee. Our fees are based on the following criteria:

  • Media – print, web, television, etc.
  • Distribution Size – number of copies printed, viewing audience size, exposure (regional, national, international)
  • Length of Use – 1 year, 2 years, etc.
  • Prominence of Display – 1/4 page, 1/2 page, full page, spread, front cover, back cover, home page (online), interior page (online), etc.

All licensing inquiries should be initiated via the CONTACT form from the main menu.

Sample Use Requiring a License to Copyright:
  • A marketing campaign for a commercial entity
  • A fund-raising campaign for a not-for-profit entity
  • A background image for the local liquor store website
  • License to create an individual print for use in a private home

Creative Commons License Information
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

This page is a modification of Trey Ratcliff's Stuck in Customs licensing page found here:
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