While analysing stats for the Guild’s website, I came across a blog that had copied an image and descripition of the 2007 Best of Show quilt WITHOUT consent. Given the context of the post, it appears that the writer’s intention was to share the wonder of this quilt with others but the way she went about it was wrong, wrong, wrong. I duly dispatched an e-mail requesting that the offending image and description be removed and this has been done. Phew!
Playing the role of “The Enforcer” is never fun but is necessary. Lorelle on WordPress has written a comprehensive article setting out What You Should Do if Some One Steals Your Content. Bookmark it – you never know when you might need it!