Privacy Policy

 

When it comes to your privacy, and how I process any data collected from you, I try to meet the highest standards and process your data fairly and lawfully. This is to be compliant with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that came into effect on May 25th 2018. 

 

Using this website
The only personal information I obtain from you will only be via the contact form or by email, and this is given freely by yourself by deciding to use the contact form. Any information you send via these methods will only be viewed by me and will not be shared with any third parties.

 

Use of Cookies
This website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps me to provide you with a good experience when you browse my website and also allows me to improve my site. For detailed information on the cookies I use and the purposes for which I use them please see my Cookies Policy.

 

Who will be collecting your data?
Myself, Heather Skjervik, will be responsible for collecting your data. I can be contacted at hello@heatherskjervik.com.

 

Why am I collecting your data?
Simply so that I can reply to your email or send you any artwork you purchase from my website.

 

What information will I collect from you?
For my services to be used I will need to collect your name, email address and phone number. I will also need to collect your address so that I can post artwork to you. 

 

How will your data be collected?
Your data will be collected by direct contact with you through email or telephone. Emails and attachments may be monitored for reasons of security and I may block email addresses if they do not meet with my office policy. 

 

How will your collected data be stored?
It will be stored in my gmail account and on my computer, which is located in a secure office location. I will not keep your data any longer than is required to answer your query or post your purchased artwork.  

 

Third Parties
When you contact me using your email address or telephone number I will not pass this information on to any third parties. If I wish to collect any further information from you I will ask you openly, and you will have the choice to accept or decline. By declining, this will not affect the service you receive from me and it does not affect your consumer rights.

 

Withdrawal of consent
If you decide you no longer wish to use my services, you are able to withdraw your consent to me storing any data that I have collected about you. In such circumstances, I will delete any emails which hold your information.

 

Access to personal information
If you want to request information that I hold about you, you can make a ‘subject access request’ under the Data Protection Act 1998. I try to be as informative as possible about any information that I hold about you. You can request this information by emailing hello@heatherskjervik.com.

If I have made any mistakes in the information that I hold about you, I will correct this immediately.

 

Queries and complaints
Questions, comments and requests regarding my service and my Privacy Policy are welcomed. I hope that you should never need to make a complaint, but should you do, I will take this very seriously. 

 

Disclosure of personal information
I will not disclose any personal data without consent except when required by law.

 

Links to other websites
This Privacy Policy does not cover the links within this site linking to other websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and I do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. 

 

Changes to this Privacy Policy
This privacy notice was last updated on 27th April 2018. 

Any changes that I may make to my Privacy Policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes.