FAQ Category: Artist Alley Policies

  • Updates/Changes

    Anime Detour reserves the right to change these rules at any time. Every effort will be made to update all active and approved Artist Alley members for the current year if these rules change via e-mail.

  • Judgements

    All judgements are at the discretion of the Art Department Head or Anime Detour Leadership.

  • Removal

    Violation of these rules or a the request of a copyright/trademark owner we may at the discretion of Art Department Staff ask to remove offending items or revoke your ability to sell items and ask you leave the Artist Alley. Further actions may be performed at the discretion of the greater Anime Detour Leadership.

  • Conduct

    Please refrain from yelling, running, obscene language, and other disturbing behavior while inside the Alley. Please be respectful of all other artists and our thousands of guests that may wander through the alley. Anything not permitted by the convention, local/state/federal laws, or the hotel is not allowed in the Alley as well. Please be courteous.…

  • Commissions

    Commissions are between the Artist and the person ordering the commission. Anime Detour and staff cannot assist you in locating either party or mediating disputes.

  • Photography

    Photography as a general rule is prohibited inside the Artist Alley.

  • Website/Printed Media Disclaimer

    Being a part of Artist Alley allows us to list your name on our website or in any printed material listing you as an Artist Alley Participant. A link to a website provided may also be listed. If you do not wish for this to occur please contact the artist alley staff via email immediately…

  • Communication

    The communication from Artist Alley pre-con is generally directed only at the person who is signing up for the table. It is their duty to update all members of their group to any important information presented in the e-mails.

  • Adult Material

    Adult material must be setup and concealed up in a way to prevent minors for seeing it. The acceptability of such setups are the at the discretion of the art department head. Adult material may not be sold to minors, a government issued photo ID should be checked. Failure to comply with these rules may…

  • Boundaries

    Tables structures, signs, and items may not extend onto another table and must stay within the boundaries of your table. You may not encroach on the space of other tables or more than half the space between you and the table directly behind you. Please respect all boundaries.