If you're considering joining #inktober, please read up on the controversy regarding plagiarization of black artist Alphonso Dunn by the "inventor" and trademark owner (oh yes) Jake Parker. Consider joining #pinktober instead: https://www.trebuchet-magazine.com/stuart-semple-wages-war-against-inktober-creator-with-pinktober/
why trademarking inktober is problematic
@irimi1 Well, the person who did this asked his lawyers to enforce his trademark and file cease and desist complaints against artists who had participated in inktober and released their works with that hashtag. I guess they could buy licenses or something, it's really disgusting.
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