Privacy Policy

Who we are

Creative Earthling, LLC. We are a manufacturer and seller of small batch art products and creative experiences. Our website address is: https://creativeearthling.com.

We only ask you for personal information needed to complete your order and to provide services to which you agreed. (We’re not the kind of company that asks you for things like your gender or income level for no apparent reason.)

We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products and services, or protect our rights.

We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of our site and/or you have provided your affirmative consent.

Information we collect

To fulfill your order, you must provide certain information (which you authorized Etsy to provide to Creative Earthling, LLC), such as your name, email address, postal address, payment information, and the details of the product that you’re ordering. You may also choose to provide additional personal information (for a custom order, for example), if you contact us directly.

Like most website operators, Creative Earthling, LLC 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. Creative Earthling, LLC’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Creative Earthling, LLC’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Creative Earthling, LLC may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Certain visitors to Creative Earthling, LLC’s websites choose to interact with Creative Earthling, LLC in ways that require us to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Creative Earthling, LLC 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 CreativeEarthling.com updates via email, we collect their emails. In each case, Creative Earthling, LLC collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Creative Earthling, LLC. Creative Earthling, LLC 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.

Creative Earthing, LLC may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, Creative Earthing, LLC may monitor the most popular pages on the CreativeEarthling.com site or use spam screened by the Akismet service to help identify spam. Creative Earthing, LLC may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Creative Earthing, LLC does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Information sharing

We rely on certain trusted third parties to perform functions and provide services to this shop, such as payment gateways, delivery companies, anti-spam protection, website security, hosting and general ecommerce and operations. We will share your personal information with these third parties, but only to the extent necessary to perform these services.

Service Providers – Some of your data will be passed to these respective third parties, including information required to process or support the payment, such as the purchase total, your email address, billing and shipping information.

Cookies – A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Creative Earthling, LLC uses cookies to help identify and track visitors, their usage of Creative Earthling, LLC websites, and their website access preferences. Creative Earthling, LLC visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Creative Earthling, LLC’s websites, with the drawback that certain website features may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

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.

Business Transfers – If Creative Earthling, LLC, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Creative Earthling, LLC goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, Creative Earthling, LLC may disclose your information as part of that transaction, only to the extent permitted by law.

Compliance with laws – We may collect, use, retain, and share your information if we have a good faith belief that it is reasonably necessary to: (a) respond to legal process or to government requests; (b) enforce our agreements, terms and policies; (c) prevent, investigate, and address fraud and other illegal activity, security, or technical issues; or (d) protect the rights, property, and safety of our customers, or others.

Comments – 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.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

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.

Protection of certain personally-identifying information

Creative Earthling, LLC discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Creative Earthling, LLC’s behalf or to provide Creative Earthling, LLC’s products and services, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by doing business with Creative Earthling, LLC or using Creative Earthling, LLC’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them.

Creative Earthling, LLC will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above. Creative Earthling, LLC discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Creative Earthling, LLC believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Creative Earthling, LLC, third parties or the public at large.

If you are a registered user of an Creative Earthling, LLC’s websites and have supplied your email address, Creative Earthling, LLC may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Creative Earthling, LLC and our products. We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Creative Earthling, LLC takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we retain your data

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.

We retain your personal information only for as long as necessary to provide you with our services and as described in our Privacy Policy. However, we may also be required to retain this information to comply with legal and regulatory obligations, to resolve disputes, and to enforce our agreements. We generally keep your data for the following time period: 7 years.

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.

If you reside in certain territories, including the EU, you have a number of rights in relation to your personal information. While some of these rights apply generally, certain rights apply only in certain limited cases. These rights are described below:

Access- You may have the right to access and receive a copy of the personal information we hold about you by contacting us using the contact information below.

Change, restrict, delete- You may also have rights to change, restrict our use of, or delete your personal information. Absent exceptional circumstances (like where we are required to store data for legal reasons) we will generally delete your personal information upon request.

Object- You can object to (i) our processing of some of your information based on our legitimate interests and (ii) receiving marketing messages from us after providing your express consent to receive them. In such cases, we will delete your personal information unless we have compelling and legitimate grounds to continue using that information or if it is needed for legal reasons.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Privacy policy changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Creative Earthling, LLC may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Creative Earthling, LLC’s sole discretion. Creative Earthling, LLC encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

How to contact us

If you have any questions or concerns, you may contact us at info@creativeearthling.com. Alternately, you may mail us at: Creative Earthling LLC, 8984 Darrow Rd. Ste. 2-223, Twinsburg, Ohio 44087. If you wish to raise a concern about our use of your information (and without prejudice to any other rights you may have), you have the right to do so with your local data protection authority.