Copyright and Terms of Use

Accuracy of Information

While we make reasonable efforts to provide accurate and timely information on this website, you should not assume that the information provided is always up to date or accurate. In particular information about some of the artisans was submitted on their behalf by a third party, and we have not always been able to confirm its accuracy. Also, some of the artist contact information may be outdated.

Copyright is the main website of our parent company, African Crafts Online, Inc. The name AfricanCraft, and the domain names and are registered to African Crafts Online, Inc. and may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not African Crafts Online's.

Your use of the materials included on this site is for informational, educational and shopping purposes only. All materials, including all text, photographs, and graphic images, appearing on the website is protected under United States and International copyright laws and conventions and are the property of or the party credited as the provider of the content. No part of this website may be published, broadcast, copied or otherwise reproduced or distributed without the prior written permission of You may not use such content to construct any kind of database or website. The exception to the above is for the personal or educational use of the content as described below.

If you would like to obtain permission to reproduce any content, please email your request.

All rights not expressly granted are reserved.

Personal and Educational use

You may download from such content for your own personal, non-commercial use but only if you make only one machine readable copy and/or one print copy. You may not alter or remove any copyright or other notice from copies of the content.

We welcome the use of materials provided on by educational institutions, such as schools and universities, provided it is solely for educational purposes. No content may be sold or otherwise used to promote commercial activities. If the content is to be used on a website, it should be properly credited as originating from the web site and should provide a link to

On a personal note, a lot of work goes into producing a website, and not so much into digitally reproducing one! So it is a bit disheartening when one finds a copy of one's work reproduced elsewhere on the web without the proper credit. Please respect our copyright terms.