Botanical Artists Guild of Southern California

BAGSC Privacy Policies

We care about your privacy and safety!

This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices for the Botanical Artists Guild of Southern California (BAGSC).

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing 
This site is based on a Concrete5 content management system. Concrete5 is as serious about your privacy as we are. Their privacy policy for use of their programming can be read here:

We only collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact. We will not sell or rent the information you give us to anyone without your specific permission.

Whenever you contact us (for example, with a question) we will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization without your express permission. You have the right at all times to access and correct your personal information and privacy preferences.

Our Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:

  • See what data we have about you, if any.
  • Change/correct any data we have about you.
  • Have us delete any data we have about you.
  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

Some of the information we collect and store (for example, your name and email address) are vital to enable your access to the “Members Only” area of our website, as well as other services. If you do not wish to provide information, you may not be able to access some of the areas of the website, receive email blasts, or receive some services.

Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time. All updates will be posted on this page. We encourage our members to please review privacy policies frequently for all the websites they visit.
If you feel we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately.


We use "cookies" on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on your computer when you visit a site. Cookies help us improve access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. Cookies also can be used by websites to track and target the interests of visitors. When we use cookies on our site, we do not link any personally identifiable information about you from our site.

We do not save any credit card information on our site.


This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

We also are not responsible or liable for the privacy policies and tracking that may be used by your browsers and email.

Our website and its services are intended for adult audiences. We do not knowingly collect any personal information from anyone under 16 years of age.


From time-to-time our site requests information via surveys. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and disclose information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and address), demographic information (such as zip code), or interests (such as art media you prefer). Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site and our botanical art organization, and will NEVER be shared with any other organization or third party.