Debbie Ridpath Ohi reads, writes and illustrates for young people. Every few weeks, she shares new art, writing and reading resources; subscribe below. Browse the archives here.

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Creative Commons Licence

Writer comics by Debbie Ridpath Ohi are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

More details: Comic Use Policy

Using My Writer Comics

NOTE: Please note that the following conditions apply ONLY to my Inkygirl and Will Write For Chocolate writer comics. For all other images, please contact me for licensing info, thanks.

Creative Commons Licence

My Inkygirl comics for writers by Debbie Ridpath Ohi are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License with the following conditions:

You're free to copy and reuse my writing-related comic (non-commercially) for your writing-related blog for one-time use as long as you tell people where it came from. BUT please keeping reading...

You don't need my permission to post an unaltered writer comic on your website as long as you include a link back to this permissions page. If there is no copyright info included with the image (sometimes people crop this out, which I'm not happy with), please include a text credit to accompany the image, such as "Used with permission from Debbie Ridpath Ohi at" 

I'm also okay with people reprinting occasional writing-related comics (not more than once a month, with clear attribution) in presentations, newsletters, and author promotion blogs. Making my comics a regular part of your publication or site is NOT okay. Featuring my comics part of your brand (even if you're non-profit) is also NOT okay, including creating user icons from my comics. 

If I give you permission to use the comic for one-time use in your blog or newsletter, this does NOT mean you have permission to reprint the comic if your column or feature gets syndicated.

If you're not sure whether your use is non-commercial, please contact me and ask. If you earn any money through your publications, including donations, we would need to talk first.

If you need me to send you high-res versions or alternative formats please contact me for rates/details. 

Also note that this applies ONLY to my comics for writers that I create for and For all other spot illustrations, comics and my other artwork, please contact me and ask

Thanks for your interest in my comics!

-- Debbie