Backgrounds by Carel Terms of Use

Instituted August 1, 1998

These Terms of Use apply to the Backgrounds by Carel Collection images.

These terms do not apply to the use of graphics from other collections found within the site. Nor do these terms apply to logos, banners JavaScript and other items not explicitly given for free within the Backgrounds by Carel Collection or outside of this collection.

All of the graphics offered in the Backgrounds by Carel Collection are original works and are copyright© 1996-1998, Carel Lyn Ashzryl.

Permission to use or modify the graphics in the Backgrounds by Carel Collection is non-exclusively granted to anyone agreeing to and abiding by these Terms of Use.

You are free to use the Backgrounds by Carel Collection graphics in web site or off-line designs without being required to provide a link, copyright notice or acknowledgment regardless of whether the use is for profit commercial or non-profit personal or organizational provided that:

1) The graphics are downloaded and stored on your hard drive or server (you may not link to the graphics on the site).

2) You are not explicitly offering the graphics for use by a third party unless you comply with the Distribution Terms available at

These graphics may not be included in a graphics collection or archive in any media or distribution method either for profit or not for profit under any circumstances whether or not such use is implied otherwise within these terms.

These terms are subject to change without notice. Graphics already in use at the time of any alteration in the Terms of Use may continue to be in use under the terms agreed upon at the time of initial use.

Additional rights and usage may or may not be granted for use of these graphics. All use not explicitly granted in this document requires written permission of the copyright holder, Carel Lyn Ashzryl.

For clarification of the Terms of Use, please contact Carel Lyn Ashzryl (

Most importantly, enjoy the graphics;
Carel Lyn Ashzryl