Swipe File: Simon Williams Vs. Tshirtconnex

"I am an artist that will customize any garment with any image request" says tshirtconnex. Including comic book work as well… from all sorts of people.

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This is British artist Simon Williams' cover for Spectacular Spider-man #100 from Panini in the UK.


Simon has noticed.

Simon Williams: Just had this pointed out to me… someone selling unauthorised t-shirts on eBay using my artwork without permission. I shall be reporting this to Ebay straight away!

Socks as well, Simon.

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In fact, plenty of copyright challenging socks.

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The seller specialises in reproducing copyright images on shirts and socks, then selling them on eBay. But for how much longer?


About Rich Johnston

Head writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world. Living in London, father of two. Political cartoonist.

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