Legal Stuff

Your privacy and the security of any information you share with Sandpiper gfX is of the utmost importance to me.  Previous to my career as an illustrator and designer, I worked as an Information Assurance Consultant and Information Security Professional.  Endless paragraphs on policy aren’t much fun to read and probably not the reason you found my site, but, the information is important.  That being said, I’ll try to keep it short but please feel free to reach out to me at any time if you have any questions!

General Disclaimer – The tutorials, blog posts and any description or other material posted to my site ( or distributed to you by email authorized by you, is provided as a public service for informational purposes only. Any information contained in these pages (or in requested emails) is not intended to be, and should not be taken as, advice. Your use of this website does not constitute or establish a contractual relationship of any kind with Sandpiper GFX; however, you may subscribe to certain services through this website, in which case you agree to Terms and Conditions or Design Services Agreement specific to your request.

Privacy Policy – Your privacy is important to Sandpiper GFX. Generally, any information collected on this site will not be sold or shared with third parties. Sandpiper GFX collects no personally identifying information (such as name and email address) through its website except when you specifically and knowingly provide the information (for example, when you sign up for a newsletter, specifically request to be contacted, or subscribe to services). Any information you provide is used solely for the stated purpose unless you agree in advance to additional use (for example, you may be asked if you would like to be added to an email list). You may request at any time to be removed from our lists. The Sandpiper GFX website may use “cookies” to collect information, such as basic information about your computer and its connection to the Internet (for example, the name of the domain from which you access the Internet, the date and time you access the website, etc.). This generic information is collected by cookies is used only to assist in site management and development for statistical purposes only.

Third Party Information Disclaimer – Certain links on this site lead to websites controlled by other parties over whom Sandpiper GFX has no control. Sandpiper GFX makes no representation or warranty concerning the content or accuracy of third party information and expressly disclaims any liability and is not responsible for the privacy policies of these third party websites.

Copyright & Trademark – This site and all the information it contains, including, but not limited to, articles, blog posts, designs, drawings, illustrations, photographs, videos, opinions, text, guides, trademarks, trade names, service marks and logos (“Protected Information”) are the property of Sandpiper GFX and its licensors and is protected from unauthorized use, copying, distribution and dissemination by U.S. Copyright law, trademark law, international conventions, and other intellectual property laws. All rights reserved. You may not use our Protected Information without the express written consent of Sandpiper GFX.

Endorsements – If I mention a tool or app specifically, I am doing it out of a courtesy to you for informational purposes only. Any mention of a third-party product, service or tool is not intended to be, and should not be taken as, advice. Unless clearly stated otherwise, I am not receiving any compensation or endorsement from any product, service or tool and am only providing information related to my own personal experience. I cannot predict, nor am I, or Sandpiper GFX, responsible for your experience related to downloading, installing and/or using any product, service or tool mentioned this site or communicated to you by way of newsletter or site-update email.

If you gotten this far, I thank you for taking the time to read through to the end.  I appreciate that you have concerns about your privacy and security and know that I care as much about it as you do!

Now let’s get crafting!   Wendy