Who we are

We are Glass Umbrella Art.  Our website address is: glassumbrellaart.com We can be contacted by email at admin@glassumbrellaart.com.

Our privacy policy sets out how we use and protect any information that you give us when you use this website.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Contact forms

When a visitor to the site submits a contact form they are asked to provide their name and email address; this is the minimum information required to enable us to provide a response.

Individuals are also asked to consent to us collecting, using and storing this information in the manner set out in this privacy policy.  This is submitted to the Akismet service and reCAPTCHA (Google) for the sole purpose of spam checking.

Contact form data is stored on our website database and the message emailed directly to us so we can provide a response.  This will include the submitter’s IP address, timestamp, name, email address, website, and message.

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.

Cookies

About Cookies

The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission.  Your consent applies to the following domain: www.glassumbrellaart.com. 

Cookies are small text files containing a string of characters that can be placed on your computer or mobile device that uniquely identifies your browser or device.  They can be used by websites to make a user’s experience more efficient, to help a site owner understand how their site or service is being used as well as help ensure marketing seen online is more relevant to a user and his/her interests.

Below is a list of the cookies we use on this site, what they do and how long they will stay on your computer or mobile device.  Session cookies will only stay on your device until you stop browsing. Persistent cookies will stay until they expire or are deleted.

Cookies used on our website

CookieTypeDurationDescription
Cookie_gapersistent2 yearsA Google Universal Analytics cookie used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports.
Cookie_gatSession10 minutesA Google Universal Analytics cookie which is used to throttle the request rate – limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites.
Cookie_gidSessionA dayA Google Universal Analytics cookie which stores and updates a unique value for each page visited.
langThird PartySessionThis domain is owned by Twitter. The main business activity is: Social Networking Services. Where twitter acts as a third party host, it collects data through a range of plug-ins and integrations, that is primarily used for tracking and targeting. Twitter does not currently provide information on the use of specific cookies.
NIDThird Party6 monthsThis domain is owned by Google.  Google tracks users extensively both through its own products and sites, and the numerous technologies embedded into many millions of websites around the world. It uses the data gathered from most of these services to profile the interests of web users and sell advertising space to organisations based on such interest profiles as well as aligning adverts to the content on the pages where its customer’s adverts appear.
PHPSESSIDSessionsessionA general purpose identifier used to maintain user session variables.

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 to control cookies or other collection mechanisms

A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. Follow the instructions provided by your website or mobile browser (usually located within the “Help”, “Tools” or “Edit” facility) to modify your cookie settings.  Please note this may prevent you from accessing certain parts of our site and other parts may not work properly.

Who we share your data with

The contact form uses  reCAPTCHA (by Google) and the sharing party’s IP address will be shared with that service. You can find Google’s privacy policy here.

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

How long we retain your data

We will keep your data as long as is required to respond effectively to your message and a further six months.

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.

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.

Where we send your data

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

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

What rights you have over your data

You can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you and 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.

Please contact us at should you have any privacy related concerns.