Privacy Policy And Terms Of Use


Sunfreestar is found at (“Website”) and is governed by the following privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”).

Your privacy is important to me, and maintaining your trust and confidence is one of my highest priorities, we respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it. This Privacy Policy aims to inform you about what personally identifiable information we may collect and how it may be used. This statement only applies to this Website.


Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Website: We may collect personal information from you such as your name or email address. For example, you may voluntarily submit information to the Website by leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter, or submitting a contact form.  You also may choose to purchase something, and voluntarily enter personal information during the transaction.

Automatically-Collected Information: We automatically collect certain information about you and the device with which you access the Website. For example, when you use the Website, we will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the Website. We may also collect information about actions you take when using the Website, such as links clicked.


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


The Website uses cookies to store visitors’ preferences, record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit, ensure that visitors are not repeatedly sent the same banner ads, and customize Website content based on visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends. Cookies may also be used by third-party services, such as Google Analytics, as described herein.

You may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies, by the Website, by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular Internet browsers. However, if you deactivate the setting of cookies in their Internet browser, not all functions of our Website may be entirely usable.


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.


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.


We may use the information collected in the following ways:

  • To operate and maintain the Website;
  • To send you promotional information, such as newsletters. Each email promotion will provide information on how to opt-out of future mailings;
  • To respond to your comments or inquiries;
  • To provide you with user support;
  • To track and measure advertising on the Website;
  • To protect, investigate, and deter unauthorized or illegal activity.
  • To improve my products and services.
  • To run a promotion, contest, survey, or other Site feature


We may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize us to share your information.

Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.

The Website currently uses the following third-party service providers:

Google Analytics – this service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on the Website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.

Mailchimp – this service is used for the delivery of email updates and newsletters. We store your email address and IP address to deliver such communications.  Please refer to MailChimp’s privacy policy for further information.

PayPal- this is the service used to purchase some products on this site. You are taken to the PayPal site where you can potentially enter private information in order to buy products. Please refer to PayPal’s privacy policy for further information.

Zazzle and Red Bubble – when you click on an image with a product with one of my designs, you are taken to the or site where if you buy a product there, you will have to enter your private information. Please refer to Zazzle or Red Bubble Privacy Policy for further information.

Saatchi Art – Most of my Original Art is sold through Saatchi Art at the moment, if you purchase one of my Artworks there, you will have to enter your private information. Please refer to Saatchi Art Privacy Policy for further information.

At this time, your personal information is not shared with any other third-party applications.

Except when required by law, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent; however, we may disclose or transfer personal information collected through the Website to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of all or a portion of our assets, or in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding brought by or against us.


From time to time, we may use anonymous data, which does not identify you alone, or when combined with data from other parties. This type of anonymous data may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. Examples of this anonymous data may include analytics or information collected from cookies.


If you leave a comment on the website, certain information may be publicly visible.  To leave a comment you must enter a name.  At your option, you may also add your email address and a link to your website. Your email address will never be available publicly.

If you Log in through WordPress, Twitter, or Facebook, users may see your username, avatar, profile description, and website information.


This Site is affiliated with Word Ads from Automattic, (“Automattic Ads”) for the purposes of placing advertising on the Site, and Automattic will collect and use certain data for advertising purposes. To learn more about Automattic’s data usage, click here:


On the Website, you may subscribe to our newsletter, which may be used for advertising purposes. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels. The pixel is embedded in emails and allows an analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Because of these tracking pixels, we may see if and when you open an email and which links within the email you click. Also, this allows the Website to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user. This behavior will not be passed on to third parties.


If you have left comments, you can request to edit them or delete them at

Opt-out – You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our emails. You may also notify us at to be removed from our mailing list.

Erase – In certain situations, you may request that we erase your personal data collected through PayPal or Saatchi Art, like name, email, and shipping address. To do so, please submit a request to

Please note that we may need to retain certain information for recordkeeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.

Transfers outside the European Economic Area

Data that we collect from you may be stored and processed in and transferred to countries outside of the European Economic Area (EEA). For example, this could occur if our servers are located in a country outside the EEA or one of our service providers is situated in a country outside the EEA.

We will only transfer Data outside the EEA where it is compliant with data protection legislation and the means of transfer provides adequate safeguards in relation to your data, eg by way of data transfer agreement, incorporating the current standard contractual clauses adopted by the European Commission, or by signing up to the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework, in the event that the organization in receipt of the Data is based in the United States of America.

To ensure that your Data receives an adequate level of protection, we have put in place appropriate safeguards and procedures with the third parties we share your Data with. This ensures your Data is treated by those third parties in a way that is consistent with the Data Protection Laws.


At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to the Website. This includes your social security number, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships. If you elect to submit such information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

Children’s Information: The Website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that the Website has personally identifiable information about a child under the age of 16 in its database, please contact us immediately at and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.


I welcome everyone here to share my works ( pictures, quotes, drawings, thoughts, ideas…) for personal use only and not for distribution or sale. The photography and artwork, written text are owned by me and copyright protected. You may link back to any of my posts but to copy what I have written and post it elsewhere without attribution is not allowed and violates my copyright. If you would like to use my photos, please email and ask. Most of the time I am okay with the use of my photography provided a link back and credit are used. Taking someone else’s hard work and making it your own is not right and is not legal. Join me in spreading good karma and helping make the world a better place to live in.

© Sonia Biesuz and Sunfreestar, 2022. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Sunfreestar with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

Please contact Sonia at with any questions.

Last updated: December 5th, 2022