TERMS AND POLICIES
ORIGINAL PAINTINGS: TERMS OF SALE
Graeme Sims Art is managed directly by Graeme Sims and Valentina Teghillo.
All the pictures published in this website are copyrighted and all the rights belong to Graeme Sims even when the original painting has been sold.
If you want to buy or commission a painting, please get in touch through our Contact page.
RETURNS, CHANGES and CANCELLATION policy
Our policy lasts 30 days. If 30 days have gone by since your purchase, unfortunately we can’t offer you a refund.
To be eligible for a return, your item must be unused and in the same condition that you received it. It must also be in the original packaging.
For returns you have to contact us asap in the 30 days since your purchase and we will acknowledge your request. Do not send the item back before having contacted us.
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs and return shipping costs will not be refunded. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss of value.
The item must be returned to us at your cost not later than 7 days since you informed us about your intention to return the item.
Returns must be sent via traceable mail. No refund if the package is without a tracking facility. Be sure to send the return in its package complete with tag and packaging.
The order can be cancelled within 24 hours of the purchase.
Once your return is received and inspected, we will send you an email to notify you that we have received your returned item. We will also notify you of the approval or rejection of your refund.
If you are approved, then your refund will be processed, and a credit will automatically be applied to your credit card or original method of payment, within some days. Shipping costs are non-refundable.
NO refund for parcels not withdrawn or with an incorrect and / or incomplete address provided.
We do not refund customs fees under any circumstances.
Accepted payment methods:
PayPal (A PayPal account is not required to make a payment, simply click on the "PayPal" link that we will send to you when making the payment and follow the link to pay with your credit card)
Credit and Debit Cards
Bank transfer in Sterling Pound (£)
Every item passes through a quality assurance process before being securely packed for domestic or International shipping.
U.K.: shipping is FREE
Fine art painting: we ship it 2/3 days after getting the payment; allow other 3/5 working days to receive it.
Collection item: you can collect it after 3 working days.
ABROAD: we do not currently ship to the E.U.
Shipping is trackable and you will be kept constantly updated.
PAINTING CLASSES AND COURSES: TERMS OF SALE
BOOKING and PAYMENT
Painting Classes are offered in fixed periods of time, clearly indicated in the booking process.
When you sign up and pay for a specific period of Painting Classes, you pay for the entire period. Painting Classes payments are set on a period basis and they do not reflect your effective attendance. This system allows us to provide you the classroom on a stable basis.
Payments can be made either online in advance or in cash at the beginning or the end of the first class you attend.
As the room cannot accommodate more than a certain number of people, you should check the availability before booking.
We offer a refund only if we are not able to provide the service.
The information you provide when you purchase or contact us are managed and filed by us: Graeme Sims and Valentina Teghillo.
By contacting us from the website or purchasing any of our services or products, we collect the following personal details provided by you: name, surname, telephone number, email address. These data are used exclusively by Graeme Sims Art for informational and advertising purposes related to our activity. For any information or to change or remove such data, you need to send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
What type of information do we collect?
We receive, collect and store any information you enter on our website or provide us in any other way. In addition, we collect the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; e-mail address; password; computer and connection information and purchase history. We may use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information, and methods used to browse away from the page. We also collect personally identifiable information (including name, email, password, communications); comments, feedback, product reviews, recommendations, and personal profile.
How do we collect information?
When you conduct a transaction on our website, as part of the process, we collect personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. Your personal information will be used for the specific reasons stated below only.
Why do we collect such personal information?
We collect such Non-personal and Personal Information for the following purposes:
To provide and operate the Services;
To provide our Users with ongoing customer assistance and technical support;
To be able to contact our Visitors and Users with general or personalized service-related notices and promotional messages;
To create aggregated statistical data and other aggregated and/or inferred Non-personal Information, which we or our business partners may use to provide and improve our respective services;
To comply with any applicable laws and regulations.
How do we store, use, share and disclose our site visitors' personal information?
Our company website is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Wix.com provides us with the online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall.
All direct payment gateways offered by Wix.com and used by our company adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.
How do you communicate with our site visitors?
We may contact you to notify you regarding your account, to troubleshoot problems with your account, to resolve a dispute, to collect fees or monies owed, to poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires, to send updates about our company, or as otherwise necessary to contact you to enforce our User Agreement, applicable national laws, and any agreement we may have with you. For these purposes we may contact you via email, telephone, text messages, and postal mail.
How can our site visitors withdraw their consent?
If you don’t want us to process your data anymore, please send us mail to email@example.com
Last edit: 19th March 2023
Questions and our contact information
If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, you are invited to send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
MAILING LIST & REVIEWS
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