This website is operated by J.K. Bleeg. Throughout the site, the terms “we”, "me", “us” and “our” refer to J.K. Bleeg. J.K. Bleeg offers this website, including all information, tools and services available from this site to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here.
By visiting our site and/ or purchasing/winning something from us via this site or J.K. Bleeg's social media channels, you engage in our “Service” and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms of Service”, “Terms”), including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein and/or available by hyperlink. These Terms of Service apply to all users of the site, including without limitation users who are browsers, vendors, customers, merchants, and/ or contributors of content.
Please read these Terms of Service carefully before accessing or using our website. By accessing or using any part of the site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the website or use any services. If these Terms of Service are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms of Service.
Any new features or tools which are added to the current store shall also be subject to the Terms of Service. You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and/or changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the website following the posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes.
Our store is hosted on Shopify Inc. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.
SHIPPING AND RETURNS POLICY
It's important to me that you are happy with the art you purchase! Once I confirm your payment, I will ship your artwork to you as soon as possible, making every effort to insulate the painting and package it securely. I will track the item upon shipment and you may contact me with questions about its arrival. Note that items shipped overseas may take approximately two weeks.
We will ship your art between 3-7 days of your purchase of a finished piece. (If your request falls around the holidays, please account for some extra time.) If we are unable to ship your art to you within the time frame above due to travel or other circumstances, we will post a notice on our home page.
Your art will be wrapped carefully and protected with cardboard, bubble wrap and cellophane to help prevent water damage. We will then place the wrapped art in either a padded mailer or sturdy cardboard box or tube, depending on the item being shipped.
We will ship your art to you with tracking and insurance. You will receive information about your package once we have shipped it.
• If you live outside of the UK, your artwork may be subject to additional duty and taxes your country charges on items exported to you from another country.
• If you have purchased your artwork from a country within the UK, there is a 14-day cooling off period during which you may decided to return the item for any reason and I will issue a refund. (The item must be in its original condition and packaged in the manner in which I shipped it — you may reuse the materials used to ship the piece to you if they are undamaged.) The shipping and insurance costs associated with returning an artwork are your responsibility.
• If you note any defects or significant discrepancies between the artwork I advertised and the product you received, you must report them to me within seven days of receiving the artwork. If a significant defect or discrepancy is reported to me within seven days, I will make all efforts to rectify the problem. If this is not possible, I will offer either a full or partial refund, depending on the issue.
• If the artwork is damaged in transit, please let me know immediately and email me photos of the damage so that I can file an insurance claim. You may then choose a replacement piece or I can issue you a refund (minus shipping costs).
• For countries outside of the UK: If you decide you don't want the artwork you receive, please notify me within 7 days of its arrival. Pack the item in the same manner I used to ship the work initially (you may reuse the packaging). Once I have received the item in perfect condition, you may choose another piece of equal or lesser value or I can issue you a refund (minus shipping costs).
When returning an artwork, please consider using a trackable shipping service to ensure the item reaches me.
Sales of commissioned work are final.
This policy describes how your personal information is collected, used and shared when you visit or make a purchase from this site or otherwise interact with the business.
When you purchase art from this site, we collect the information you provide such as your name, shipping/billing address and email address. When you browse the site, we also automatically receive your computer’s IP address and collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view and what websites or search terms referred you to the site.
We use this information to fulfill any orders placed (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping, and providing you with order confirmations), to communicate with you, to screen orders for potential risk or fraud, to provide you with information relating to products (in accordance with the preferences you have shared with me) and to improve and optimize the site for all visitors.
SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
In general, the third-party providers we use will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to perform the services they provide to us.
However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies regarding the information we are required to provide to them for your transactions.
For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which they manage your personal information.
We need to share collectors' personal information with select third parties who help us carry out the activities of our business. For example, we use Shopify to power this online store. (You can read more about how Shopify uses personal information here: https://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy.) We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how visitors navigate through the site. (You can read more about how Google uses your personal information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/.)
We may also share client information: When working with vendors, consultants and other service providers who need access to such information to carry out work or perform services on our behalf • When you participate in the interactive areas of our services (information you provide such as your name, photo, comments and other information you choose may be displayed to other users) • In response to a request for information if we believe disclosure is required by any applicable law or regulation • If we believe your actions are inconsistent with our terms and conditions, or threaten the rights, property and safety of this business and its principals • In connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing or acquisition of all or a portion of this business by another company • With your consent or at your direction.
We take the protection of your personal information seriously. Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.
We may offer social sharing features and other integrated tools (e.g. Facebook's “Like” button) that let you share actions you take on this site with other media. Your use of such features enables the sharing of information with your friends or the public, depending on the settings you establish with the entity that provides the social sharing feature.
SOCIAL MEDIA CONTESTS
On occasion, J.K. Bleeg will run contests, giveaways and other promotions on social media. These terms & conditions apply:
The winner will be chosen at random. There is no cash alternative to the prize, though you may transfer it to someone else. One prize per person. During the selection of winning entries, the user names of winners will be announced and/or tagged in social media posts about that specific contest's results. Winners will be notified by DM within 7 days of the contest closing date and must resapond within 28 days of the closing date to claim their prize. J.K. Bleeg will ship the winners their prizes within one month of responding to J.K. Bleeg with their shipping details and will be shipped from J.K. Bleeg's studio at 49 North View, Bristol BS67PY UK.
If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please get in touch using the contact information below.
Additionally, if you are a European resident, note that we process your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you make an order through the site), or otherwise to pursue business interests listed above.
When you place an order through the site, we will maintain your order information for our records unless and until you ask us via email to delete this information.
ONLINE STORE TERMS
This store is hosted on Shopify Inc., which provides us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell products and services to you. When you make a purchase on this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site. You may not use the products here for any illegal or unauthorized purpose, nor may you violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).
We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.
You understand that your content (not including credit card information), may be transferred unencrypted and involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Credit card information is always encrypted during transfer over networks.
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service or any contact on the website through which the service is provided, without express written permission by us.
PRICING TERMS AND CURRENCY CONVERSION
Prices for the artworks available for sale are listed on the site in GBP and can be converted to your home country's currency if you reside outside of the UK. Refunds use the same payment method and are issued in the same currency that the customer used to pay for the order. If the currency needs to be converted to issue a refund, then the current currency rate (and not the currency rate at the time of the order) is used in the conversion.
If you ordered artwork for shipment to a country outside of the UK, any customs fees charged by your country are your responsibility.
When you purchase artwork from this site, you so so with the understanding that the artist retains all rights to the work, including the right to sell reproductions of the work (unless otherwise agreed upon writing) and use images of previously sold work in marketing materials.
Commission work will be considered on a case-by-case basis. J.K. Bleeg will confirm the price of the work with you, at which point a nonrefundable 50% deposit toward the purchase price is due. The artist will provide you with two opportunities to review progress on the piece and offer input. Once the piece is complete, you must either issue the final 50% payment to release the artwork for shipment or decline to follow through with the purchase and surrender the deposit.
MODIFICATIONS TO PRODUCT PRICES
Prices for our products and any other services offered on the site now and in the future are subject to change. We reserve the right at any time to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part or content thereof) without notice.
ACCURACY OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES (where applicable)
We have made every effort to display as accurately as possible the colours and images of artworks that appear on the site. We cannot guarantee that your computer monitor's display of colours will be consistent with this.
We reserve the right to limit or prohibit orders that, in our judgment, appear to be placed by dealers, resellers or distributors. You agree to provide current, complete and accurate purchase and account information for all purchases made on the site. You agree to promptly update your account and other information, including your email address and credit card numbers and expiration dates, so that we can complete your transactions and contact you as needed.
We may provide you with access to third-party tools over which we do not have control or input. You acknowledge and agree that we provide access to such tools without any warranties, representations or conditions. We shall have no liability arising from or relating to your use of optional third-party tools. Please ensure that you are familiar with and approve of the terms on which tools are provided by the relevant third-party provider(s). We may also, in the future, offer new services and/or products through the website. Such services and products shall also be subject to these Terms of Service.
Certain content, products and services available via our Service may include materials from third parties. Third-party links on this site may direct you to third-party websites that are not affiliated with us. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy and we do not warrant and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials or websites, or for any other materials, products, or services of third-parties. Please review carefully the third party's policies and practices and make sure you understand them before you engage in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions regarding third-party products should be directed to the third party.
USER COMMENTS, FEEDBACK AND OTHER SUBMISSIONS
If, at our request, you send certain specific submissions (for example contest entries) or without a request from us you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials, whether online, by email, by postal mail, or otherwise, you agree that we may, at any time, without restriction, edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise use in any medium any comments that you forward to us. We are and shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any comments in confidence; (2) to pay compensation for any comments; or (3) to respond to any comments.
We may, but have no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory or otherwise objectionable or in violation of any party’s intellectual property or these Terms of Service.
ERRORS, INACCURACIES AND OMISSIONS
Occasionally and inadvertently, there may be information on our site or in the Service that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing, promotions, offers, product shipping charges, transit times and availability. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions, and to change or update information or cancel orders if any information in the Service or on any related website is inaccurate at any time without prior notice (including after you have submitted your order).
These Terms of Service and any separate agreements whereby we provide you Services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of United Kingdom.
CHANGES TO TERMS OF SERVICE
You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time at this page.
We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and changes to this website. It is your responsibility to check our website periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to our website following the posting of any changes to these Terms of Service constitutes acceptance of those changes.
Questions about the Terms of Service should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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