Here you will find a collection of frequently asked questions. If you don’t find your question on this list, please email me. Thanks!
Q. What do I get when I join Tim’s Printables?
A. When you become a member of Tim’s Printables, you gain access to over 1,000 original Printables created by illustrator Tim van de Vall. This includes dot-to-dots, mazes, activity pages, word searches, templates, worksheets and more.
Q. Can I buy individual Printable instead of subscribing?
A. Yes! Each Printable can be purchased as an individual digital download. However, if you plan on downloading more than a few items, the best deal is to become a Tim’s Printables member.
Q. I have pressed the blue download button. Where do the downloads go?
A. This depends on the settings on your computer. Most likely the files go to a Download folder on your hard drive. You may also be able to see a list of your downloads in the upper tool bar of your browser window.
If you are having trouble finding your downloads, please feel free to email me, and I will do my best to help you.
Q. Why are some download buttons blue, and others green?
A. Tim’s Printables is currently transitioning to a new download platform. The blue download buttons are Printables that are part of the new download platform. The green downloads are Printables that are part of the old platform, and still need to be updated.
Q. Can I use a Printable for commercial purposes?
A. No. All content on Tim’s Printables is intended for personal and educational purposes only.
If you are interested in obtaining a non-exclusive commercial license for a Printable or illustration, please email Tim.
Q. Who created Tim’s Printables?
A. Tim’s Printables was created in 2012 by illustrator Tim van de Vall. Tim’s Printables is owned by Dutch Renaissance Press LLC.
Q. What is Ergo?
A. Ergo is a comic strip by Tim van de Vall. It currently runs in 2 newspapers in Texas. Ergo follows the adventures of George Ergo, his sister Tessa, and a hunter-gatherer robot named Arrowbot. You can read Ergo here. The Ergo characters are frequently featured in various Printables.
Q. I am a logged in subscriber, but my download doesn’t seem to work when I click the green ‘download’ button. What could be wrong?
A. There seems to be some delay when using the Safari browser. If the download doesn’t respond after a few seconds, try clicking it again. If it still doesn’t respond, try switching browsers.
Q. Where can I log in?
A. You can log in here.
Q. Where can I register for Tim’s Printables?
A. You can register here.
Q. The site is really slow all of a sudden!
A. That can happen from time to time when there are too many people online at once. If the problem persists, please contact me.
Q. I’m trying to find a specific printable…
A. Try searching for it in the search bar on the sidebar to the right.
Q. I’m interested in using one of your printables or illustrations for commercial purposes. Can I do this?
A. Unless specifically stated, the content on Tim’s Printables may be used for educational and personal purposes only.
Q. One of the links appears to be broken…
A. Tim’s Printables has gone through some structural changes over the years. It is possible that some link updates were overlooked. If you spot a broken link, please let me know.
Q. I would like to cancel.