Privacy Policy


Personal information

You don’t have to give us any information, but if you do, it’s in safe hands.

This website does not store or capture personal information such as full name and email address (unless you have submitted an enquiry or signed up for our events, or purchased through our online shop), but merely logs the user’s IP address (Internet Protocol: standard allowing data to be transmitted between two devices) which is automatically recognised by the web server.

Your payment information is not stored on this website. Payments made via this website are managed by PayPal payment systems where your card details and payment information are inputted and processed offsite from Richard Ian Hey’s website through this trusted payment system.

What information is being collected?

If you sign up for our courses, submit an enquiry or when you get in touch with us via our website, your information which includes your full name and email address, will be held on a secure server. You can request us to unsubscribe at any time.

Who is collecting it?

Your personal data as outlined above is being collected by Richard Ian Heys artist website only.

How is it collected?

Your data is collected once you have signed up for our courses, submitted an enquiry or got in touch with us using the forms on our website. Your name and email address are also submitted as part of your purchase process in our online shop for customer service purposes.

Why is it being collected & how will it be used?

Your data is being collected when you sign up for our courses, submit an enquiry, make a purchase, or get in touch with us via the website. Your data will only be used for this purpose, and for notifying you of future courses, exhibitions and products.

Who will it be shared with?

Your data will only ever be used by Richard Ian Heys and will never be shared with any organisations or third parties outside of Richard Ian Heys.

What will be the effect of this on you?

All data will be retained on our secure servers until such a time you request for them to be removed. You have at any time, the ‘right to be forgotten’. This means you can contact us at any time and request we remove any and all of your details from our systems permanently. You can request this by emailing us at  You also have the right to request to see any of the details that we store about you on our systems. You can send this request to and we will respond to you within 30 days from the date we receive the email request.

This privacy statement only covers our website This privacy statement does not cover any other websites linked from this domain.


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