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The Creative Manager of the Imaginary Garden With Real Toads does not accept responsibility for the material posted by individuals affiliated to the site.

When works of art in the public domain are used on this blog, it is done so in terms of Fair Use:

The banner image is a detail of Microcosmic Garden by Robert Steven Connett, obtained from the following Online Source. It is used here in terms of Fair Use Principals, with full attribution.

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Wiki Paintings

Wikimedia Commons

Flickr Creative Commons

Public Domain Images

Photo Pin


Digital Image Magazine     This page offers 43 different sites with free stock photos.

As on-line poets and bloggers, we are all too aware of the risk we run of plagiarism and theft of intellectual material.  Let us show the same courtesy we would like to receive to other artists who use the internet to get their work out there.