1. Information about The Watercolour World
2. Applicable terms and policies
(e) Any copyright notices and restrictions indicated on our Website pages
3. Access to the Website and Services
Access to our Website is provided free of charge on a temporary basis. We reserve the right to withdraw, edit, or amend any or all of our Website at any time and we will not be liable if it is unavailable at any time or for any period.
4. Content on the Website
(a) TWW may update the content on this Website at any time and without prior notice.
(b) Although we make reasonable efforts to check and maintain our Website content, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our website is accurate, complete, or up to date and we shall not be liable for any losses or damages arising from reliance on the Website content.
(c) The content on this Website is not intended to amount to advice. You must seek the advice of the contributing collection or an external specialist before placing reliance on any information or content found on this Website.
(d) The opinions expressed by users and contributors on our Website do not represent the views of TWW.
(e) The publication of culturally sensitive material on our Website does not in any way suggest our endorsement of such material. Read our Cultural Sensitivity Warning.
(f) Read our Disclaimers and Copyright Statement before making use of any content on our Website. If you have further queries, please contact [email protected].
5. Submitting content to the Website
5.2 By submitting content to our Website, you warrant that your content:
Complies with all applicable national and international law.
(a) Is accurate, up to date and complete to the best of your knowledge.
(b) Does not infringe on any rights of TWW or third parties, including but not limited to copyright, trademark, intellectual property or right to privacy.
(c) Does not include material that is defamatory, obscene, vulgar or indecent.
(d) Does not promote or incite violence, harassment or abuse of any other person(s)
(e) Does not discriminate against or intimidate any other person(s) on the grounds of ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, age, disability, or appearance.
(f) Does not disclose or make available the personal data of any other person(s) without their express and recorded content.
(g) Does not promote or encourage criminal activity of any kind.
(h) Is not used to impersonate any person or entity, nor to falsely imply the endorsement or affiliation of TWW or any third party.
(j) Does not contain viruses or other damaging software, or otherwise compromise the security of this Website.
5.5 By submitting content to TWW you grant us the right, free of charge, to publicly present said content on our Website in any way we may reasonably choose. You also grant us licence to use, distribute, display and alter the content in connection with our project across other media, including to promote our Website.
5.6 We reserve the right to decline to publish your content, and to alter, move, add to or take down any content on our Website at our sole discretion, without notice and without liability to you or any third party.
5.7 Although we take reasonable measures to secure the information on our Website we cannot guarantee and shall not be liable for the security of your content.
5.8 We shall not be liable for any loss or damages resulting from a third party’s use of your content, nor shall we undertake to police the use of your content by third parties.
5.9 We have the right to disclose your identity when required to do so by law, or to respond to a third-party claim that your content infringes on their intellectual property rights, copyright, or privacy rights.
6. Intellectual property rights and permitted use
6.1 All intellectual property contained on this Website and in the Website content is owned by The Watercolour World or its licensors. All such rights are reserved.
6.2 Items of media content (images and video) on this Website are released under a variety of licences which are clearly stated on the relevant pages. You are responsible for ascertaining and securing the necessary rights and permissions before undertaking any use of this content. Read our Copyright Statement.
6.3 You may not remove any copyright, trademark or other intellectual property notice contained on our Website or use the associated material in a way that contravenes these rights notices.
6.4 You must acknowledge TWW and any identified contributors or authors as the source of the content on our Website wherever you use it.
7. Links from our Website
Our Website contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties. These links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents or security of those websites and will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. While we undertake to ensure that all links from our Website are functionable, these links may become defunct and we do not take responsibility for monitoring and updating them.
8. Prohibited uses
Your use of our Website must comply with the law and must not interfere with or cause damage or disruption to our Website and services. You may not use our Website:
(a) In any way that breaches applicable local, national or international law or regulation.
(b) In any way that is fraudulent or harmful, or connected with fraudulent or harmful activity, including for the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way.
(c) To knowingly transmit, send or upload any material which consists of (or is linked to) spyware, adware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit, time-bomb or other malicious or technologically harmful material.
(d) To gain unauthorised access to our Website, the server on which our Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Services.
(e) To transmit, distribute or solicit unauthorised advertising or promotional material and ‘spam’ in any form.
(f) To conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including scraping, data mining and data extraction).
Access to this Website is free of charge. We will not monetise the Website or its content in any way.
Whilst financial donations are welcome, TWW has no plans to monetise this website or its content in any way.