What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you send photos, use the contact form or subscribe to my newsletter or blog. When registering on this site or requesting a charcoal or graphite drawing from the artist, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, e-mail address, mailing address or phone number. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.
What do I use your information for?
Any of the information that is collected from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To personalize your experience –
Your information helps me to better respond to your individual needs.
- To improve this website –
I continually strive to improve this website offerings based on the information and feedback I receive from you.
- To improve customer service –
Your information helps me to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
- To process transactions –
Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.
- To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
- To send periodic emails –
The email address you provide for order processing, will only be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your commission/order.
Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, please respond to said email and indicate your request to “unsubscribe.”
How do I protect your information?
I implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information. We offer the use of a secure server (PayPal.com) when purchasing. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.
Will any information be disclosed to outside parties?
I do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist me in operating this website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. I may also release your information when I believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety.
Third party links
Occasionally, at my discretion, I may include or offer third party products or services on this website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. I therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, I seek to protect the integrity of this site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Because I value your privacy, I, have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. I therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
I am in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act). I do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. This website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.
Reference to Products
All references to purchasing a product(s) is defined as commissions or products relevant to the website.