PRIVACY POLICY

This website is owned and operated by Artiboard, (“us,” “we,” and “our”). Artiboard, (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates www.artiboard.com (the “Site”). Artiboard is an online art gallery designed for talented people who create art works exclusively by themselves (authentic handmade artifacts). Your privacy and information confidentiality is very important to us. We want to make sure that we comply with the legal obligations regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information for commercial activities. The Privacy Policy of Artiboard describes how we collect and use information, and share it on our website. By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.

Please study our Privacy Policy carefully to be informed how we handle information collected from you and about you through our website. By using the Website, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy. If you have any questions or comments regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us at [email protected].

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

The terms and conditions here below outline the rules and regulations for the use of Artiboard Online Gallery. By accessing our website, you accept these terms and conditions in full. Do not continue to use Artiboard Gallery’s website if you do not accept all of the terms and conditions stated on this page.

The following terminology applies to these Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement and Disclaimer Notice and any or all Agreements: “Client”, “You” and “Your” refers to you, the person accessing this website and accepting the Company’s terms and conditions. “Artiboard”, “Ourselves”, “We”, “Our” and “Us”, refers to our Company. “Party”, “Parties”, or “Us”, refers to both the Client and ourselves, or either the Client or ourselves. All terms refer to the offer, acceptance and considerable for payment necessary to commence the process of our support of the Client in the most appropriate manner, whether by formal meetings of a fixed duration, or any other means, for the express purpose of meeting the Client’s needs in respect of provision of the Company’s stated services/products, in accordance with and subject to, prevailing law of United States. Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalization and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.

License

Unless otherwise stated, Artiboard Online Gallery own the intellectual property rights for all material on Artiboard.com All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view and/or print pages from https://artiboard.com/ for your own personal use subject to restrictions set in these terms and conditions.

You must not:

  • Republish material from https://artiboard.com/
  • Sell, rent or sub-license material from https://artiboard.com/
  • Reproduce, duplicate or copy material from https://artiboard.com/

Redistribute content from Artiboard Online Gallery (unless content is specifically made for redistribution).

User comments

  1. This Agreement shall begin on the date hereof.
  2. Certain parts of this website offer the opportunity for users to post and exchange opinions, information, material and data (‘Comments’) in areas of the website. Artiboard Online Gallery does not screen, edit, publish or review Comments prior to their appearance on the website and Comments do not reflect the views or opinions of Artiboard Online Gallery, its agents or affiliates. Comments reflect the view and opinion of the person who posts such view or opinion. Artiboard Online Gallery shall not be responsible or liable for the Comments or for any loss cost, liability, damages or expenses caused and or suffered as a result of any use of and/or posting of and/or appearance of the Comments on this website.
  3. Artiboard reserves the right to monitor all Comments and to remove any Comments which it considers in its absolute discretion to be inappropriate, offensive or otherwise in breach of these Terms and Conditions.

Hyperlinking to our content

  1. The following organizations may link to our Web site without prior written approval:
    • Government agencies;
    • Search engines;
    • News organizations;
    • Online directory distributors when they list us in the directory may link to our website in the same manner as they hyperlink to the website of other listed businesses; and
    • System wide Accredited Businesses except soliciting non-profit organizations, charity shopping malls, and charity fundraising groups which may not hyperlink to our Web site.
  2. These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other website information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.
  3. We may consider and approve in our own discretion other link requests from the following types of organizations:
    • commonly-known consumer and/or business information sources such as Chambers of Commerce, American Automobile Association, AARP and Consumers Union;
    • com community sites;
    • associations or other groups representing charities, including charity giving sites,
    • online directory distributors;
    • internet portals;
    • accounting, law and consulting firms whose primary clients are businesses; and
    • educational institutions and trade associations.

We will approve link requests from these organizations if we determine that: (a) the link would not reflect unfavorably on us or our accredited businesses (for example, trade associations or other organizations representing inherently suspect types of business, such as work-at-home opportunities, shall not be allowed to link); (b)the organization does not have an unsatisfactory record with us; (c) the benefit to us from the visibility associated with the hyperlink outweighs the absence of Artiboard Gallery; and (d) where the link is in the context of general resource information or is otherwise consistent with editorial content in a newsletter or similar product furthering the mission of the organization.

These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other Web site information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and it products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.

If you are among the organizations listed in paragraph 2 above and are interested in linking to our website, you must notify us by sending an e-mail to [email protected]. Please include your name, your organization name, contact information (such as a phone number and/or e-mail address) as well as the URL of your site, a list of any URLs from which you intend to link to our Web site, and a list of the URL(s) on our site to which you would like to link. Allow 2-3 weeks for a response.

Approved organizations may hyperlink to our Web site as follows:

  • By use of our corporate name; or
  • By use of the uniform resource locator (Web address) being linked to; or
  • By use of any other description of our Web site or material being linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the linking party’s site.

No use of logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement.

Content liability

We shall have no responsibility or liability for any content appearing on your website. You agree to indemnify and defend us against all claims arising out of or based upon your Website. No link(s) may appear on any page on your Web site or within any context containing content or materials that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third party rights.

Reservation rights

We reserve the right at any time and in its sole discretion to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our Web site. You agree to immediately remove all links to our Web site upon such request. We also reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions and its linking policy at any time. By continuing to link to our website, you agree to be bound to and abide by these linking terms and conditions.

Removal of links from our website

If you find any link on our website or any linked web site objectionable for any reason, you may contact us about this. We will consider requests to remove links but will have no obligation to do so or to respond directly to you.

Whilst we endeavor to ensure that the information on this website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up to date.

Disclaimer

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties, and conditions relating to our website and the use of this website (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law in respect of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill). Nothing in this disclaimer will:

  1. limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence;
  2. limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
  3. limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or
  4. exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.

The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer or in relation to the subject matter of this disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty.

To the extent that the website and the information and services on the website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.

CHANGES TO POLICY

Artiboard retains the right to make changes to the Privacy Policy from time-to-time. We will notify you of any changes by placing a notice on the home page of Artiboard and by sending an email updates notice to registered account holders of Artiboard. Please review changes in policy when you receive a notification about it.

 

COLLECTION OF INFORMATION

Artiboard collects your personal information through the website and the services offered on the website for payment purposes only: Personal Information, such as your name, billing address, mailing address, phone number, email address, credit card number and financial information. Your Personal Information will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested by the customer.

The following non-personal information is collected automatically from you as you use our website, such as your browser type, the URL of the previous website you visited, your ISP, operating system, and your Internet protocol (IP) address.

Please do not attempt to register with Artiboard If you are under the age of 13 and do not provide any personal information about yourself to us. Any such information will be quickly deleted. Pease inform us by email or by phone call If you believe a child under the age of 13 submitted information to Artiboard. Users between the ages of 13 and 17 can only use the Website and services under their parents or legal guardian’s supervision.

Artiboard collects Personal Information when you provide it to us. For example, if you purchase a product, we may collect your name, mailing address, telephone number, credit card number, and email address. If you create an account with us, we may collect your name, mailing address, email address, and other information that we request during the registration process. If you communicate with us regarding the Website or services, we will collect any information that you provide to us in any such communication.

Artiboard uses your Information for business purposes only, for providing, maintaining, evaluating, and improving the Website and the services offered through the website, fulfilling requests for information, shipping your ordered products to the specified address/s, and providing customer support. For example, if you create an account with us, we will use the information that you provide for business communicate with you.

Artiboard also collects information through Google Analytics for analyzing how users use the Website. The Google Analytics tool uses “cookies,” which are text files placed on your computer, to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information in an anonymous form.

When you visit Artiboard it sends “cookies” to your computer or other device. A cookie is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your computer that allows that our website to recognize your browser. Cookies may store unique identifiers, user preferences, and other information. Cookies are used to improve the quality of the Website and services, including to store user preferences, to track user trends, and to provide relevant advertising to you.

Artiboard uses pixel tags in future referenced as “web beacons,” for small graphic files that allow us to monitor the use of the Website. A pixel tag is a type of technology placed on a website or within the body of an email for the purpose of tracking activity on websites, or when emails are opened or accessed, and is often used in combination with cookies. Beacons collect IP address information of the computer that downloaded our webpage and where the tag appears; the URL of the page on which the pixel tag appears; the time the page containing the pixel tag was viewed; the type of browser that fetched the pixel tag; and the identification number of any cookie on the computer previously placed by that server.

 

SHARING YOUR INFORMATION WITH THIRD PARTIES

Artiboard reserves the right to disclose your information for a variety of reasons including, but not limited to prevent an emergency, to prevent harm to others, to respond to legal requirements, to protect or enforce our rights and policies, to protect or enforce the rights of a third party, or as required or permitted by law). For example, if you have an account, we may disclose your information to a third party that alleges that you have infringed their intellectual property rights in any way. Similarly, if you allege that another user is infringing upon your intellectual property rights, we may disclose their information to you.

Artiboard may provide your information to its contract third parties who help us provide, maintain, and our service. We use a third party for processing payments made to us, and may subcontract out production, fulfillment, analytics, reporting or other operations. We may also cooperate with several partners in future to help us monitor and optimize our internet site and measure the effectiveness of promotional campaign and communications and study visitor’s behavior.

 

PROTECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

The security of your Information is very important to Artiboard. High industry standard physical, technical, and administrative security tools are used to safeguard and protect the confidentiality and integrity of your personal information. We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your information when you access your personal information. Artiboard is particularly using SSL (secure socket layer technology) for protecting credit card information you enter during order processing or registration. Nevertheless, Internet is not a 100% secure and Artiboard cannot guarantee and ensure complete security of any information you conveyed to us

It is your responsibility as a customer and online partner to protect the security of your account and login information. Please note that content that you store or transmit through the Website or services, or e-mails and other communications you send to us, are not encrypted. Please do not assume that your content privacy is complete guaranteed. Artiboard strongly recommends you to safeguard your personal information and do not share with others.

ARTIBOARD HANDMADE POLICY AND PRICING

Handmade is the backbone of Artiboard. Any person who can make or design artifacts (art value category products), whether it is a fine or decorative art, jewelry, wood art or craft, glass, ceramic, shell, carpet any other type of art, can register and sell on Artiboard.

We expect our selling account holders be open and honest in their applications and information provided, regarding the products. Artiboard, highly values transparency in cooperation with its customers and sellers as well. Transparency for us means your ultimate honestly and accuracy in presenting yourself, information about your art and items made.

The seller must be making and/or designing the handmade items to ensure it is authentic and is fully eligible for sale. Artiboard is very sensitive about reselling and will not tolerate such practice on the website. User accounts identified for reselling will be suspended and removed.

Artiboard reserves the right of observing a new product presented by seller. It may take up to a one-week time to determine the compliance of item/s, authenticity and category applied to new product/s. Upon final approval, Artifact will inform the seller and publicize the artifacts in appropriate category of the internet site.

Artiboard does not set limits for sellers in setting up pricing for their products. However, we strongly encourage you not to overestimate the costs and make a detailed review and analysis of identical products in marketplace for determining the actual value of an artifact. Please be also informed that Artiboard has third party agreements with other organizations that process financial transaction, safeguard the privacy and security of all types of information, and do other services for the online shop. It is a core policy for Artiboard to be affordable and accessible for public, by presenting the Art value of many cultures to large masses of population.

SELLING POLICY

Artiboard has open doors and no commission selling policy for local and international artists and private collectors, providing a convenient platform for exhibiting and selling art works on its internet site.

Prior to becoming eligible to sell Art works on Artiboard.com, artists have to contact us by either using the form located at the bottom of this page or by simply sending an email with complete information about items to be sold: photos of artifacts, appraisal price and a description with specifications about each item planned for sale. If using the below form, please ensure all photographs are properly attached in specified areas and size of a single photograph does not exceed 3MB. Artiboard will review your offered Art works within 5 business days following submission and will respond with detailed instructions to sell on our website.

The old proverb says: “Better to see something once than to hear about it a thousand times”. Artiboard firmly recommends you provide accurate information about artifacts and take good quality photos of your items. If for some reason you cannot guarantee a good quality of photographs, please refer to professional photographer. Artiboard is experiencing a strong competition with a large number of online galleries and anticipates a high quality to be existent in your offers. We recommend provide more than one photo for a single Art work, preferably with and without frames, different views and angles, and expect to receive detailed specifications for each item; size, year of work creation or production, complete author information, and a comprehensive description. Artiboard does not limit sellers on quantity for information provided, however holds a firm policy on quality and content.

Please be aware that buyers are interested about details of any single Art work and may sometimes want to know more about the history of creation, circumstance, and price origination factors. It is also very important to provide information about the condition of items. Artiboard experts can also provide a free price assessment recommendation for your items if you experience difficulty in making your price determination. We also encourage authors to provide a brief summary about their professional background, career facts, past exhibitions and awards.

RETURN POLICY

Artiboard is extremely committed to ensuring a complete satisfaction of its customers when purchasing directly from website. To meet our customer expectations, we offer a 14 days’ return policy to customers who wish to refund a purchase. You may return any eligible Art work, unless it has ”NON ELIGIBLE FOR RETURN” tag on the website listing. Returns will be approved and refunds awarded only upon return of Art work by customer in its original condition with original packaging in a condition able for resell without restoration. All returns shall be done at buyer’s expense. Artiboard does not assume any responsibility for settling return payments.

A refund for returned Art work/s will occur within 2-7 business days after the returned merchandise is delivered and accepted by Artiboard, according to the tracking info and conditions specified above. Should you have further questions about our return policy or concerns on refund please contact us at the following email address: [email protected]