According to the Government Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) set out on 25th May 2018, my Privacy Policy below outlines how your Personally Identifiable Information (PII) is both used and protected online.

Please read this Policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how I collect, use, protect and otherwise handle your PII when you access this website, and commission a portrait from Tricia Wellings Fine Art.

Please note that if Regulations require it, I may change this Privacy Policy from time to time. I will inform you if this is the case.

What Personal Information do I collect?

When placing a deposit to commission a portrait, I will ask you to provide your name, email address, mailing address, and telephone number. If you are paying me via Paypal, I will also ask you for your Paypal details so I can send you an invoice.
If you wish to subscribe to my newsletter, your email address is required.

When do I collect information?

I collect this information when you commission a portrait, and when you subscribe to my newsletter.
Please note: You, and you alone, decide whether or not you wish to subscribe to my newsletter. Your email address will never be placed on my mailing list by myself or another party.

How do I use the information?

I use this information to process your commission as efficiently and quickly as possible.
If you choose to subscribe to my newsletter, I use your email address to keep you updated on news from my studio, any special discounts, and tips and tutorials from my everyday practice.
If you no longer wish to receive my newsletter, you can unsubscribe at any time.

How do I protect your information?

I am completely committed to the safety of the information you give me.
In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure online, my website is a secure site. It is fully encrypted and displays a green padlock symbol with the word “SECURE” to protect sensitive information. This is known as SSL - Secure Socket Layer Protection.

I also maintain electronic and organisational procedures, so that your information cannot be accessed by a third party.
When you pay me by online bank transfer or Paypal, your details will be encrypted by our banks as they are sent over the internet.

Does Tricia Wellings Fine Art use Cookies?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser (if you allow) that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognise your browser and capture and remember certain information.

Third Party Disclosure

I will never share, sell, or disclose your Personal Information to a third party. If you do not wish to use cookies, please adjust your browser settings.

Third Party Links

I do not include or offer third party products or services on my website.

Contacting me

Please call me or email me via my contact page, if you have any queries about your data and my Privacy Policy.