Who we are
Quilter Exchange & Fiber Art Studio
Address: P.O. Box # , Idaho Springs, Colorado 80452
Our website address is: https://quilterexchange.com.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
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.
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.
At your request, information obtained through Contact forms, such as name and an email address, will be used only for the purpose of communicating with you to respond to questions, concerns or comments you send to us. Your email address may be used by Quilter Exchange & Fiber Art Studio to send you notice of sales or other special communication, but only with your permission.
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.
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.
How we protect your data
We take protecting your information very seriously.
- All communications, including information associated with an account you set up for purchases and account management through the checkout process, is conducted through high-grade encryption.
- Your account password is required to be a minimum length in order to help maintain your account’s integrity. We recommend that you use a combination of letters, numbers and punctuation marks for your own protection. After sending it to our website, it is saved using one-way encryption methods.
- If, as your payment choice, you select credit card, the card information you enter is never entered into our database. Upon placing the order, it is purged from the temporary cache and is not long accessible by us or you.
Capturing Analytics and Who we share your data with
If you’re just browsing the website, we collect the same basic information that most websites collect. We use common internet technologies, such as cookies and web server logs. We collect this from everyone, whether they have have an account or not. The information we collect about all visitors includes the visitor’s browser type, language preference, referring site, additional websites requested, and the date and time of each visitor request. We also collect personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) address. All this information helps us better understand how people use our website and helps us to monitor and protect the security of the website.
Any information provided is used only by Quilter Exchange & Fiber Art Studio and is not sold, shared, or rented to any advertisers, merchants or third parties. We may use the information we have available to:
- Improve our website and services,
- Analyze common trends and patterns,
- Personalize and provide customers with relevant services,
- Fulfill your request for products and servers,
- Communicate with you and respond to your requests, and
- To enable us to show advertising on our 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.
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.