How do I get the free images?
When you click on the thumbnail of an image you like, you are taken to a separate page that shows a slightly larger view of the image. Below the image you will find the option to download a free image or to purchase a higher quality premium image.
What format are the free images?
The free images are 72 ppi jpegs.
Where can I find the high resolution images?
When you click on a thumbnail of the image in the gallery, it will take you to a page where you can add a premium, high-resolution image into the shopping cart. From there you can purchase the image using PayPal.
What format are the purchased images?
The purchased images are all provided as 300 ppi jpeg images.
Do you add images on a regular basis?
Yes. We add images as we find them and as time permits.
Do you offer refunds?
No. Once your purchase is made, we cannot offer a refund. The reason for this policy is because once an item is downloaded, it cannot be returned. Of course, if you have a problem downloading an image, contact me, and I will do everything I can to remedy the situation.
Can I put the images on items to sell?
Yes. You can create greeting cards, t-shirts, mugs, stationery, business cards, logos, illustrate books . . . almost anything you want for personal use or to sell. Please read our Terms of Use for more details. 
Are there any restrictions on my use of the images?
Yes. While I try not to restrict the use of the images from the site, I kindly request that you do not redistribute the images AS IS within products that are mass distributed in any type of archive format, such as CDs, collage sheets, rubber stamps, or on other websites whose sole purpose is to sell or give away clipart, drawings, illustrations, or images. Please see additional information at our Terms of Use page.
Where do you get your images?
The images are from old books, trade cards, vintage scrap, postcards, and magazines.
Is it okay to color black and white images?
Yes. All images are in RGB mode and can be colored after you download them. You could also print them out and hand color them. 
Can I use an image to illustrate my blog or website?
Of course you can. A link back to https://karenswhimsy.com/public-domain-images/ is always appreciated!
Can I use the images to illustrate an e-book or newsletter?
I hope you will! I’m always grateful for a link back to https://karenswhimsy.com/public-domain-images/!

 

Any other questions? Feel free to contact us.

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