Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important, and you have the right to know how your information is used by this site. This page informs you of the policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use this website, and the choices you have associated with that data.

This site uses your data to provide and improve your user experience. By using this website, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

Information Collection And Use

This website collects personal data to power our site analytics, including:

  • Information about your browser, network, and device

  • Web pages you visited prior to coming to this website

  • Your IP address

This information may also include details about your use of this website, including:

  • Clicks

  • Internal links

  • Pages visited

  • Scrolling

  • Searches

  • Timestamps

We share this information with Squarespace, our website analytics provider, to learn about site traffic and activity.


This website uses cookies and similar technologies, which are small files or pieces of text that download to a device when a visitor accesses a website or app. For information about viewing the cookies dropped on your device, visit About the cookies Squarespace uses.

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this site. You can turn off tracking cookies and erase your cookie history at any time with your preferred browser settings.

Examples of Cookies we use:

  • Session Cookies are used to operate our Service.

  • Preference Cookies are used Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.

  • Security Cookies are used Security Cookies for security purposes.

Customer Accounts

If you create a customer account on this website, we collect personal information to improve our checkout experience and customer service.

This information may include your:

  • Billing and shipping address(es)

  • Details about your orders (for example, your shirt size)

  • Email address

  • Name

  • Phone number

We share this information with Squarespace, our website hosting provider, so they can provide website services to us.

Marketing Emails & Forms

While using this site, you may be asked to provide personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you ("Personal Data"). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:

  • Email address

  • First name and last name

  • Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City

  • Cookies and Usage Data

On this site, I display contact forms that may ask for personal information, such as your name and e-mail, as a means of responding to your inquiry. I use a built in contact form to accomplish this, and I do not share this information with any way other than to contact you via e-mail.

I use MailerLite to manage newsletter subscribers. Your information is not shared with any other service, and is completely voluntary to submit. You are not obligated to subscribe to my newsletter, or contact me in anyway, unless you choose to. You can unsubscribe at any time from my newsletter.

Website Visitors

This site may also collect information how the Service is accessed and used ("Usage Data"). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data. Squarespaces’ built in analytics collects anonymous data to currently show, but is not limited to :

  • Information about your browser, network and device

  • Web pages you visited prior to coming to this website

  • Your IP address

  • Unique Page Views

  • Total Page Views

  • Popular Content

  • External Traffic Sources, including Geography

  • Google Search Keywords

Squarespace needs the data to run this website, and to protect and improve its platform and services. Squarespace analyzes the data in a de-personalized form.

Use of Data

This site uses the collected data for various purposes:

  • To provide and maintain the site

  • To notify you about changes to the site

  • To allow you to participate in interactive features of the site when you choose to do so

  • To provide customer care and support

  • To provide analysis or valuable information so that I can improve the site

  • To monitor the usage of the site

  • To detect, prevent and address technical issues

Transfer Of Data

Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.

If you are located outside United States and choose to provide information to us, please note that data is transferred, including Personal Data, to United States and process it there.

Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

Catherine Herold & Fire Spark Studio will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.

Disclosure Of Data

Legal Requirements

I may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

  • To comply with a legal obligation

  • To protect and defend the rights or property of Catherine Herold & Fire Spark Studio

  • To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service

  • To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public

  • To protect against legal liability

Security Of Data

The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.


Please note that I do not alter this site’s data collection and use practices when you have asked not to be tracked.

Links To Other Sites

Our Service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

I may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.


Fire Spark Studio is not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without our permission. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this privacy policy and how your information is handled, please contact me.

Last updated October 17, 2019