LAST UPDATE OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY - September 12, 2020

BEFORE USING OUR SITE AND/OR SERVICES, PLEASE READ THIS PRIVACY POLICY CAREFULLY.

This Privacy Policy is applicable to ArtistsOnline.ca ("ArtistsOnline.ca") and sets out our policy on the gathering and use of information on this site and our other sites (collectively "Sites"). ArtistsOnline.ca is committed to providing safe a web site space and online class environment for visitors of all ages and has implemented this Privacy Policy to demonstrate our firm commitment to your and/or your children's privacy. The Company complies with Canadian Federal and Provincial privacy laws and regulations including the Personal Information and Electronic Documents Act.

There may be links from our website to other web sites; note that this Privacy Policy applies only to www.ArtistsOnline.ca and and it's content, and not to any websites of other companies or organizations to which our website may be linked. You must check on any linked websites for that websites own privacy policy that applies to that particular website and/or make any necessary inquiries in respect of that privacy policy with the operator of the linked site. These links to third party websites are provided as a convenience and are for informational purposes only. ArtistsOnline.ca does not endorse, and is not responsible for, these linked websites.

Although you are not required to register to access www.ArtistsOnline.ca, you may be asked to provide us with personal information when you visit certain sections of our website. Your use of ArtistsOnline.ca signifies your acknowledgement and consent to our Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please discontinue use of this website. Your continued use of ArtistsOnline.ca signifies your acceptance of these terms and any changes in effect at the time of use.


COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

Personal Information is information about you that identifies you as an individual, for example, your name, address, e-mail address, or telephone number.

We collect information that you voluntarily provide to us through subscriptions, search functions, contact forms, feedback, payments and registration.  We may also ask you to provide additional information such as your e-mail address and payment information in order to sucessfully register you for a class.

 


DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION

ArtistsOnline.ca will not disclose any personal information that you provide on www.ArtistsOnline.ca to any third parties other than to a Company agent except: i) in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy, or ii) to comply with legal requirements such as a law, regulation, warrant, subpoena or court order, and/or iii) in order to process class registrations, and merchandise, print and artwork purchases.


PROMOTIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL OFFERS

With the permission of an online visitor, information submitted at the time of registration or submission may be used for marketing and promotional purposes by ArtistsOnline.ca provided notice of this fact is made available online. If a visitor objects to such use for any reason, he/she may prevent that use, either by e-mail request or by modifying the registration information provided. The Company uses reasonable efforts to maintain visitors' information in a secure environment. If you have submitted personal information and want to change it or opt-out, please send us an email at contact@artistsonline.ca


COOKIES


ArtistsOnline.ca in common with many web site operators, may use standard technology called "cookies" on its website. Cookies are small data files that are downloaded onto your computer when you visit a particular web site. You can disable cookies by turning them off in your browser; however, some areas of the Sites may not function properly if you do so. By using www,ArtistsOnline.ca you are consenting to using "cookies"


PRIVACY OF CHILDREN ONLINE

ArtistsOnline.ca considers the protection of children's privacy, especially online, to be of the utmost importance. We do not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from children nor do we allow them to become registered users of, or to request information through, our website. Any children attending our classes, must be supervised by an parent, guardian or mature sibling. Registration must be completed by someone over the age of 18 years old. A Children's activity waiver must be signed before children can participate in our classes.

Furthermore, ArtistsOnline.ca provides child instruction by an Registered Early Childhood Educator who is registrered with the Ontario COllege of Early Childhood Educators. All ethical practices and standards as they relate to privacy and confidentiality, set out by the Ontario College of Educators are maintained during our child art events.

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PROTECTION OF INFORMATION:

Our Commitment to Security

We have put in place physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect online. The Company applies security safeguards appropriate to the sensitivity of the information, such as retaining information in secure facilities and making personal information accessible only to authorized employees on a need-to-know basis.


Storage of Information:

Personal information you share with us is stored on our database servers or hosted by third parties who have entered into agreements with us that require them to observe our Privacy Policy.



POLICY CHANGE:

If we alter our Privacy Policy, any changes will be posted on this page of our website so that you are always informed of the information we collect about you, how we use it and the circumstances under which we may disclose it.



ACCEPTANCE OF OUR PRIVACY POLICY:

By using this website or any other ArtistsOnline.ca interactive banner ads, you signify your acceptance of our Privacy Policy, and you adhere to the terms and conditions posted on www.artistsonline.ca. By submitting your information, you agree that it will be governed by our Privacy Policy.