Privacy Policy


Who we are

Our website address is:

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Your personal information is collected when you sign up to our newsletter, purchase an item, or send us a message through the site’s contact form. This enables us to contact you if we need to update you on your purchase, send you information about new work and offers, and/or reply to your message. We do not share, rent, or sell your information to third parties.

When you browse our store, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.

Newsletter and email marketing (if applicable): We will only send, with your permission, emails about our store, new products and other updates. We use Mailchimp to store data of anyone signing up to the newsletter.

The usage data Mailchimp collect may include [your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views and website navigation paths, as well as information about the timing, frequency and pattern of your service use]. For Mailchimp’s privacy policy, please click here.


When you sign up to our newsletter and/or purchase an item from this site, you allow us to obtain your consent to process your order, send you updates and respond to your message. We do not rent or sell your information to third parties.

Consent can be withdrawn at any time by unsubscribing to my newsletter (see the bottom of the latest newsletter email received from me, click ‘Unsubscribe’, or you can email us at


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: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so as it is our legal obligation.

Financial transactions done through the site are handled by our payment services providers, PayPal through WooCommerce.  We do not have access to bank details or credit card details.


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 a limited of time.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites 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 tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

Data provided via item purchases shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes. You can unsubscribe anytime from our newsletter.  You can request your data to be deleted at any time, by contacting us at

What rights you have over your data

If you have made a purchase or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

We take serious measures to protect our visitors’ and customers’ data.  Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.  Your data is not sold or rented to any other parties. We share your data only when required for fulfillment of your order. For example, when you make a payment through our site your data is provided to the trusted payment gateway to process your payment, and to the shipping platform to calculate shipping prices based on your shipping address.  Our site connects to other third parties, please remember we do not have control over third parties’ privacy policies.

Age of consent

By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.  We do not encourage or invite minors to view, sign up, or make any purchases on our site.

Third party services

In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us.

However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions.

For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers.

In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.

As an example, if you are located in Canada and your transaction is processed by a payment gateway located in the United States, then your personal information used in completing that transaction may be subject to disclosure under United States legislation, including the Patriot Act.

Once you leave our store’s website or are redirected to a third-party website or application, you are no longer governed by this Privacy Policy or our website’s Terms of Service.


Lesleyfineart contains links to other sites. Please beware that we are not responsible for how other sites process their privacy policies. If you have any concerns regarding the sites in question please contact us.  This pertains to sites such as Mailchimp, PayPal, WooCommerce and any other third parties.

When you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.

Additional information

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website.

Questions and contact information

If you have any questions or concerns not answered on this policy, and/or if you’d like to amend, delete or access any personal information we may have about you, please contact us at