Erin Blumer
Creative Works
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Legal & Privacy

Copyright

All art, writing, photos, and other content posted on this site or curated through social feeds to this site are copyright and sole property of Erin Blumer, except where expressly stated otherwise.  Use of any content on this site for commercial purposes or personal gain by an individual, organization, or other entity is forbidden, unless written permission has been given by Erin Blumer.  Copyright and fair use violators will be notified, pursued, and potentially prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

Social Sharing

Content may be shared on social networks provided that the following are true and prescribed policies are adhered to:

  1. Sharers must be private individuals, or individuals posting on behalf of a non-profit organization. For-profit organizations may not share without first requesting and receiving written permission from Erin Blumer.

  2. Any and all content shared must be shared with a link back to this website, along with a written credit stating that Erin Blumer is the content creator of the given work(s).

Commissioned Works

Copyright is transferred to the individual(s) or organization(s) who requested and paid for the work, while Erin Blumer retains usage rights for the purpose of promotion.  The same sharing restrictions listed above apply to commissioned work, except that for-profit organizations cannot request the right to use the work, and requests to do so will not be granted.

Privacy

What data is collected?

Your name, email address, and request text ("Message" form field) are collected when you fill out the contact form.   Physical address information will only be requested via email, and not through the contact form. Your name and email address are collected when you fill out a form to sign up for the newsletter.

When you make a purchase, Square collects the information necessary to complete the purchase, including but not necessarily limited to credit card information, as well as items purchased.

What will this information be used for?

Information collected via the contact form on this website will only be used for the purpose of fulfilling or responding to user requests initiated in the contact form.  This includes ongoing communication for the purpose of fulfilling a request. Physical address information will only be used to fill an individual's requested shipment.

Information collected via a form to sign up for the newsletter will only be used to send periodic emails to the given address, as stated with the forms.

No information will be shared with third parties, except where the third party provides the means of fulfilling the user’s request or stated purpose of the form (including but not limited to information storage, sending email, or shipping), or to comply with the law.

If an email address or phone number is collected in conjunction with a purchase, the information may be used to provide customer service support in the event that you request assistance.

Information about items purchased is collected for inventory purposes. Information about items purchased may be associated with the purchaser in order to provide a record of collectors and the ability to verify the authenticity of artwork for the purpose of valuation and/or insurance.

Where will this information be stored, and for how long?

Information will be stored using Google Drive, MailChimp, and/or Square until such time as the individual requests that their information be removed, or until Erin Blumer chooses to remove the information.  To remove information, the individual must provide proof of identity to ensure that the correct information is removed and to protect against fraud.