Privacy Policy

Website Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how I use and protect any information that you give when you use website (the ‘website’). I am committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should I ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

This policy may be changed from time to time and will be updated on this page. When you visit please check the Website Privacy Policy page to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1/5/2018 in line with the General Data Protection Regulations.

What information is collected?
I will collect your name and contact information including email address when you complete the Contact form, and your IP address may be collected when using the website. Your information will not be shared with any other party.

You may view details of personal information that I hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998.

How is the information that is gathered used?
This information will be used to communicate with you following any contact made through the Contacts page and/or may be used to understand your needs and provide you with a better service and for website analytics.

I will communicate with you if you contact me through the website in relation to comments or queries about my pastel paintings.

I am committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures are in place to safeguard and secure any information collected online.
Whilst every effort is made to create a secure environment for your personal information, I cannot guarantee the safety of any personal information you transmit via the Contact page online.

How are cookies used?
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. A cookie in no way gives me access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share here. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer.
Tracking cookies are used to analyse user traffic on this site.

Links to other websites
This website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave the site, you should note that I do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, I cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Legal Disclaimer
Though every effort will be made to preserve user privacy, I may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein I believe, in all good faith, that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on this site.

I welcome your comments and questions about anything to do with this policy or website.