Legal Notice

The following terms and conditions apply to all aspects of our website and to all visitors of our website. Please familiarize yourself with these policies.

Revisions, updates
Data collected & shared
Liability, site access, rights
trademark, copyright, linking


General Information

Our business changes constantly, and our Privacy Notice and conditions of use will change also. Any changes will be noted in full on this page. Unless stated otherwise, our current Privacy Notice applies to all information that we have about you. We will never materially change these policies and practices to make them less protective of customer information collected in the past, without the consent of affected customers. If you have any concern about privacy of your personal information as used and collected within this website, please contact us, and we will work to resolve it.

If you choose to visit our website, your visit is subject to our Privacy Notice and Conditions of Use, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of the law of the Province of British Columbia, Canada. If you do not agree with these policies or conditions, you may not use this website.


Privacy Notice

Your privacy is important to Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment. Your name, address, telephone and email data (referred to herein as "personal information") is protected by secure (SSL) encryption and is only used to communicate directly with you and to process your order. No credit card or banking information of any kind is processed or even visible to any part of this website (online payments are forwarded to PayPal and are protected by their own secure encryption). Providing personal information is not required in any way to visit or browse this site.

Automatic Information

Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment collects anonymous statistics such as the referring domain name of visitors to our web pages, and aggregate information on what pages visitors access or visit. This information is only used to improve this website by responding to customer interests and needs. Your name and email address, if provided voluntarily or via a shopping cart transaction, may be used to send you additional information about the products and services that we offer, and only for that purpose.

Sharing of Information

Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment does not, under any circumstances, sell, rent, or release your personal information to a third party unless required to by law.

Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment uses a third-party advertising company (Google) to serve ads when you visit our website. Google may use statistical information (which does not include personal information) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by Google please view Google Advertising Privacy Policies for more informaton.


By using the Art of Adornment checkout, you consent to the collection and use of personal information by Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment, for the purpose of conducting business transactions. If these privacy policies change in the future, those changes will be posted here. Questions regarding this privacy policy may be directed to Elaine Foster at elaine @ (without spaces).

Applicable Law

By visiting Art of Adornment, you agree that the laws of Canada and the Province of British Columbia, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern this Privacy Notice and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment or its associates.


Disclaimer of Warranties

The Art of Adornment website is provided by on an "as is" and "as available" basis. Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of this site or the information, content, materials, or products included on this site. By using this site you expressly agree that your use of this site is at your sole risk.

Limitation of Liability

To the full extent permissible by applicable law, Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantablility and fitness for a particular purpose. Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment does not warrant that the site, its servers, or email sent from are free of viruses or other harmful components. Art of Adornment will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of web site, including but not limited to, direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, and consequential damages.

The laws of certain jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties or the exclusion or limitation of certain damages. If these laws apply to you, some or all of the above disclaimers, exclusions, or limitations might not apply to you, and you may have additional rights.

Applicable Law

By visiting the Art of Adornment website, you agree that the laws of Canada and the Province of British Columbia, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these conditions of use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment or its associates.

License & Site Access

Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site and not to copy, download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with the express written consent of Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this site or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools.

This website or any portion of this website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of Art of Adornment and our associates without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing Art of Adornment's name or trademarks without the express written consent of Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment.

You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page or an individual product page of so long as the link does not portray Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment, its associates, its products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any Art of Adornment logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without advance permission from Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment.

Merchant's Rights

This website, its content, product information, and any products sold through the webite are intended to comply with Canadian laws and regulations. If you are a non-Canadian user, be advised that other countries may have laws, regulatory requirements, and product safety requirements that are different from those in Canada.

Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment reserves the right, but is not obligated, to limit the sale of products or services to any person, geographic region or jurisdiction, and exercise this right on a case-by-case basis. All descriptions of products, as well as product pricing, quantity, and availablilty is subject to change at any time without notice. Any offer for any product or service made on this wesbite is void where prohibited.


Intellectual Property

The phrase and name "Art of Adornment", regardless of font, capitalization, colour or size, is a registered trademark of Elaine Foster in Canada since 2010 and in the USA since 2012. The symbols ® and ™ designate USA and Canadian registered trademark status; the symbol ™ designates unregistered trademark status elsewhere respectively. Other trademarks and trade names cited on this website are the property of their respective owners, and their display does not imply that a license of any kind has been granted.

Copyright © 2019 Elaine Foster

All rights reserved by artist Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment. All product designs, product names, design collection names, product description text, store policy text, personal biography text, website HTML, PHP and CSS stylesheet code, website layout design, images, logos and graphics are trademarks of Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment and are thus subject to the intellectual property rights of Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment, and are not to be redistributed, copied, imitated, altered, misappropriated or reproduced in whole, part or as derivative works in any way without advance written consent from Elaine Foster/Art of Adornment.


"Hotlinking" or inline linking to any images and/or graphics on this website, other than "Link To Us" banner images for banner exchnage (see Links page), is bandwidth theft and is not permitted. If you are unsure of the legal rights retained by the owner, you should be aware of the Canadian Copyright Act. More general information on copyright law can be found at the Canadian Intellectual Property Office.