Your privacy is very important to us.
Who we are
Our website address is: https://stevee.studio.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
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.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it.
Certain visitors to our website choose to interact with Stevee’s Art Studio in ways that require Stevee’s Art Studio to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Stevee’s Art Studio gathers depends on the nature of the interaction.
For example, we ask visitors who comment on our blog to provide a username and email address. Those who wish to receive Stevee’s Art Studio updates via email, we collect their emails. In each case, Stevee’s Art Studio collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Stevee’s Art Studio.
Stevee’s Art Studio does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
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 visit our login page, 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 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.
Like most website operators, Stevee’s Art Studio collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Stevee’s Art Studio’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Stevee’s Art Studio’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Stevee’s Art Studio may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Stevee’s Art Studio also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on our blogs. Stevee’s Art Studio only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.
Stevee’s Art Studio may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, Stevee’s Art Studio may monitor the most popular pages on the https://stevee.studio site or use spam screened by the Akismet service to help identify spam. Stevee’s Art Studio may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Stevee’s Art Studio does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Who we share your data with
We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, process orders, develop our products, or protect our rights.
We use WooCommerce to power our online store and Stripe to process payments.
Information shared with Stripe to process payments includes:
- Unique payment identifier
- Payment provider identifier
This Stripe plugin/extension we use with the WooCommerce plugin sets the following cookies:
- _stripe_mid – Learn more https://stripe.com/gb/privacy
- _stripe_sid – Learn more https://stripe.com/gb/privacy
How long we retain your data
We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of our site.
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.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, 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
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.