The "Terms of Use" are provided for both your protection and mine, they are written to clarify the terms under which the images contained within this collection may be used.

* The backgrounds, graphic sets, and Graphics you see throughout this section are all original and copyrighted Endearing Images. Your use of these backgrounds on your personal home pages means you agree to these terms.

* Save all images to your own hard drive if you do not know how to download to your own hard drive then please email me.

* Only the Graphics specified within the collection of linkware are permitted to be downloaded, uploaded or placed in another directory; all images that comprise the site itself are the sole, exclusive and permanent property of the artist and may not be reproduced by any method including screen captures and/or downloads.

* Do not add my designs to any collection, compilation cd or archive.

* My linkware may not be used by individuals developing web sites for others for financial gain (whether actual income and /or bartered for trade) whether from the site itself or from the web page developing service.

*Do not use Graphics from the linkware collection if you are creating sites for others at no charge and then advertise these sites within a client portfolio to acquire additional paying clients.

* Do not alter my designs other than adding text to blank buttons and headers. This means don't resize them, change the colors, or otherwise adjust them. If you can not do this yourself you may email me and we can work something out.

* Do not mix and match any of the sets. They are made to be used with that set and that set only.

* Commercial use of my Graphics are prohibited.

* My Graphics are linkware, that means to use them you must provide a link back to me with the link I have provided.

* If you choose to use one of my sets please email me.

* If you have a question regarding any of these terms, please contact me.