Privacy policy for Melanie Poulina Art artist

A part of the upcoming new legislation regarding data protection (GDPR 2018), I have updated my current Privacy Policy.

About me

I, Melanie Poulina, produce and sell artwork, both as original art and as prints. I run pastel courses in the UK and overseas,

My commitment

I am committed to protecting your privacy and if you agree to give me your contact details, I promise to use the information that I collect about you lawfully and in accordance with the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) 2018.


The type of information that I will collect about you includes your name, address, phone numbers, email address, and what aspect of my work that you are interested in, such as buying artwork or attending courses. If at any time you would like to see the information that I hold about you, please email If any information is inaccurate, I will update my records accordingly. You can ask to be removed from my list at any time, and I will do so.


I may email you directly if I have particular work that I think you may be interested in. I will email directly if you have contacted me about the details of commissioned work or sale of work. I will email you directly if you are interested in, or are booking on a course.


I ensure that all personal information held within my database is secure.


If you make a purchase through the website, your information will be shared with Stripe, who handle the secure payment. The website uses cookies.


If you wish to make a complaint about the use of personal information by me, please email me at