I just want to make sure I understand this correctly: Unless you have written consent to use or recreate a copyrighted or trademarked item, you cannot do so, correct? I saw someone say today that it's okay to "recreate the item if you make it 100% by you" but that didn't make sense to me.
If someone paints a picture of Super Mario characters and sells it, that's against the copyright/trademark laws, right?
I found them here:
But wanted to be 100% sure in understanding.