Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Trista Prosman, Middelburg, TristArtist Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how and when TristArtist collects, uses, and shares information when you visit, contact Trista Prosman, or otherwise use TristArtist’s related sites and services.

This Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that TristArtist does not own or control, including Etsy or any third party services you access through TristArtist. You can reference the Etsy Privacy Policy here: to learn more about its privacy practices. TristArtist Privacy Policy includes the following:


1. Personal information TristArtist collects and why



When visitors leave comments on the site TristArtist collects the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymised 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: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

If you leave a comment on 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 later on. These cookies will last for one year.


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.

Contact forms

When you fill in a contact form on this website TristArtist will save the information, such as your name and email address so TristArtist can perform services to you.

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 tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


TristArtist uses functional, analytical and tracking cookies. A cookie is  file that is stored in the browser you use on your computer, tablet smartphone when you visit for the first time. TristArtist uses cookies so the websit can function properly. Your preferred settings will be remembered for example. In addition, cookies are placed to keep track of your surfing behavior so that customized content and advertisements can be offered.


TristArtist also uses Google Analytics. This means that she uses tracking cookies so she can get insight in the visitors of her website. A processor agreement has been concluded with Google Analytics. In addition, advertisements from third parties are shown, they can also collect information from you by means of cookies. On you will find banners from Google; Google places cookies to show a specific advertisement based on your surfing behavior. See here:, the privacy policy of Google.


2. Who we share your data with

TristArtist shares your personal information for very limited reasons and in limited circumstances, as follows:

  • Service providers. TristArtist engages certain trusted third parties to perform functions and provide services, such as WordPress and HostNet. TristArtist will share your personal information with these third parties, but only to the extent necessary to perform these services.
  • Business transfers. If TristArtist sells or merges, TristArtist may disclose your information as part of that transaction, only to the extent permitted by law.
  • Compliance with laws. TristArtist may collect, use, retain, and share your information if a good faith belief that it is reasonably necessary to: (a) respond to legal process or to government requests; (b) enforce TristArtist’s 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 TristArtist customers, or others.


3. How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so TristArtist can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

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


4. What rights you have over your data

If you have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data TristArtist holds about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that TristArtist erases any personal data that she holds about you. This does not include any data TristArtist is obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.


5. Where we send your data

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

TristArtist may store and process your information through third-party hosting services in the US and other jurisdictions. As a result, TristArtist may transfer your personal information to a jurisdiction with different data protection and government surveillance laws than your jurisdiction. If TristArtist deemes to transfer information about you outside of the EU, she relies on Privacy Shield as the legal basis for the transfer, as Google Cloud and Google Analytics is Privacy Shield certified.


6. Contact information

For purposes of EU data protection law, I, Trista Prosman, owner of TristArtist, am the data controller of your personal information. If you have any questions or concerns, you may contact me at

These conditions can be changed at any time.