Design is all about inspiration. Be it an advertisement you watched on TV, an exciting poster or a digital signage hanging outside a business yard, everything and anything can become inspiration or flood your mind with ideas for a design project awaiting your attention. But when it comes to inspiration in design, there’s a fine line between inspiration and theft that every artist should realize and be wary of. Because plagiarism or stealing another design is not just unethical but it also reflects lack of integrity at artist’s part.
So, here’s a brief list of clear differences between inspiration and theft. Look out!