Privacy Policy

Last updated: 2018/05/23

This notice falls under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Who we are

Our website address is: https://thepaintinglesson.com.

How To Contact Us

We can be reached via this contact form on our website.

Personal Data We Collect

  • Email address;
  • Names;
  • IP;
  • Address;
  • Newsletter: opens, clicks, opt-ins;
  • Reviews: website, if given
  • Usage data that certain users opt-in to share with us to help build a better website.

List the information that we store but that is not identifiable:

  • Logs of emails sent;
  • Support inquiries by email.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Contact forms

If you contact us, you will be asked for your name, email address, so that we may answer you inquiry.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include very limited embedded content (e.g. occasional videos from YouTube). Embedded content behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Consent to Collect

We collect data from users that have subscribed or downloaded books with us, either free or paid.

We ask for consent during the subscription and download process with a checkbox. A link to this page is provided during these processes.

The legal basis for us to collect the data is to be able to provide you with a service.

Services and Third Parties Where The Painting Lesson Stores Data

The Painting Lesson relies on third party services to maintain its own services. The Painting Lesson never shares or resells any of its data.

Google Analytics

Facebook Pixel

PayPal

WordPress

AddThis Anaylitcs

MailChimp

MailPoet

Your Data, Your Rights

  • You can request a copy of their data which we will provide within 30 days;
  • You can request your data to be anonymized which we will do within 30 days;
  • While we will do everything we can to keep our service secure, in the event of a data breach or misuse, we will inform our users of what happened and what we have done to put it right within 30 days.

Length of Data Collection

The Painting Lesson will keep identifiable data for an undetermined amount of time or until the user asks us to anonymize and / or delete his data.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Who Has Access to Our Data?

Data at The Painting Lesson is not shared or sold with any third party.

The Painting Lesson staff and contractors have access to users data for the purpose of providing services.

No personal identifiable data is stored on staff or contractor computers on a permanent basis. Contractors are requested to delete this data at the end of their mission.