Conditions of Use

Believe Fine Arts, Inc. and its affiliates provide their services to you through this website subject to the following conditions. By visiting or shopping at https://believefinearts.org and/or any other web pages affiliated with Believe Fine Arts, Inc. you accept the following conditions.  Therefore, please read them carefully.

Privacy

Please review our Privacy Policy to understand our practices regarding your privacy in connection with our online services.

Electronic Communications

When you visit this website or send emails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. As part of these Conditions of Use, you: (1) consent to receive communications from us electronically, including communications by email or by notices posted on our website; and (2) agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

Copyright

All content included on this website (such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, software, and videos), the compilation of all content on this website and all software used on this website are the property of Believe Fine Arts, Inc. or its content suppliers and are protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. Please note that the names and images of artists and other persons appearing on this website may be additionally protected under U.S. and international laws concerning rights of publicity and privacy.

Unless you receive Believe Fine Arts, Inc’s express written consent, you may not copy, reproduce, publish, distribute, create derivative works of, sell, transfer, display, transmit, compile or collect in a database, or in any manner commercially exploit, any copyright-protected element of this website, including the content and/or software on this website.  You must abide by all copyright notices, information and/or restrictions contained or referenced in this website.

You may make a single copy of any web page from this website for your own personal, non-commercial use, provided that you do not alter the content or remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notice contained therein.  Any other copying, or any republication or distribution of any content of this website, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Believe Fine Arts, Inc. Permission requests may be sent to Permissions

Trademarks

Believe Fine Arts, Inc., A Fine Arts Advocacy Program, – Creating a world where we express our dreams through our gift and talents©, Believe Fine Arts, Inc. Aspiring Creatives Network©, Connecting The Academic, Business, & Creative Worlds To Succeed Artistically© ACN News©, Collaborating for The Arts© Voices for The Arts©, and Believe Fine Arts Network© as well as other marks so indicated on our website and other Believe Fine Arts, Inc. graphics, logos, images, page headers and titles, button icons, scripts, and trade and service names, are trademarks and/or trade dress of Believe Fine Arts, Inc. (or its affiliates) in the U.S. and other countries. You may not use Believe Fine Arts, Inc’s’ trademarks and trade dress unless you first obtain the express written consent of Believe Fine Arts, Inc.

All other trademarks not owned by Believe Fine Arts, Inc. or its subsidiaries, that appear on this website are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by Believe Fine Arts, Inc. or its affiliates. Believe Fine Arts, Inc. makes no representations concerning, and assumes no liability for, the infringing or non-infringing nature of any trademarks that appear on this website but are not owned by Believe Fine Arts, Inc. or its affiliates.

License and Website Access

Believe Fine Arts, Inc. hereby grants you a limited, revocable and nonexclusive license to access and make personal use of this website. You may not, however, download this website (other than page caching) or modify it in whole or in part unless you have first received express written consent from Believe Fine Arts, Inc. Furthermore, this limited, revocable license does not include the right to: any resale or commercial use of this website or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this website or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another person or entity; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools.  This website (or any portion thereof) may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent from Believe Fine Arts, Inc. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including, but not limited to, images, text, page layout, and/or form) of Believe Fine Arts, Inc. and/or our affiliates without express written consent from Believe Fine Arts, Inc. You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing Believe Fine Art, Inc’s name or trademarks without express written consent from Believe Fine Arts, Inc.

Believe Fine Arts, Inc. also hereby grants you a limited, revocable and nonexclusive license to create a hyper link to the home page of Believe Fine Arts, Inc. provided that the link (viewed as a whole with the content of the website on which the link is located) does not portray Believe Fine Arts, Inc. its affiliates, or their products or services, in a false, misleading, derogatory, offensive or otherwise objectionable manner.  You may not use any Believe Fine Arts, Inc. logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission from Believe Fine Arts, Inc.

Any unauthorized use automatically terminates the licenses and permission granted above by Believe Fine Arts, Inc. and its affiliates reserve the right to block access, refuse services, or remove or edit content in connection with this website.

Copyright Complaints

Believe Fine Arts, Inc. and its affiliates respect the intellectual property rights of others and expects users of the Service to do the same. We will respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable law and are properly provided to us. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact Believe Fine Arts, Inc’s copyright agent in writing to Copyright and provide the following information:

  • Your full name, address, telephone number, and email address;
  • A physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or a person authorized to act on their behalf;
  • A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
  • A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the website;
  • A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
  • A signed statement by you specifically stating that, under penalty of perjury, the information you are providing in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

Please note that this procedure is exclusively for notifying Believe Fine Arts, Inc. and its affiliates that your copyrighted material is being infringed on this website. 

Risk of Loss

All items purchased online from Believe Fine Arts, Inc. are made pursuant to a shipment contract. This means that the risk of loss and title for such items passes to you upon our delivery to the carrier.

Product/Service Descriptions

Believe Fine Arts, Inc. and its affiliates try to be as accurate as possible.  Believe Fine Arts, Inc. however, does not warrant that product or service descriptions, or other content of this website, are accurate, complete, reliable, current, or free of errors.

Other Businesses 

On this website, Believe Fine Arts, Inc. may provide links to the websites of affiliated companies and certain other businesses or individuals.  Believe Fine Arts, Inc. is not responsible for examining or evaluating, and does not make any representations or warranties concerning, any of those businesses or individuals, their products and services, or the content of their websites. Believe Fine Arts, Inc. does not assume any responsibility or liability for the actions, products, services or content of those businesses or individuals or any other third parties. You should carefully review the privacy statements and other conditions of use belonging to those businesses, individuals and other third parties.

Affiliate Disclosure

In accordance with the latest FTC guidelines, we declare that we have a financial or mutually beneficial relationship with some of the brands or products mentioned on this site.

Believefinearts.org is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com.

We are also an affiliate of Adobe.com CreativeLive, MasterclassShaw Academy, Udemy, and Vimeo.  That means when you click on a link to their site from Believefinearts.org and purchase one of their products, Believefinearts.org is paid a commission.

We only recommend products we personally believe in and think will be helpful to you, our readers.

By using our site, you consent to this privacy policy and disclosure statements.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability

THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED BY BELIEVE FINE ARTS, INC. ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. BELIEVE FINE ARTS, INC. MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS WEBSITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS WEBSITE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.

TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, BELIEVE FINE ARTS, INC., ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH THE WEBSITE AND YOUR USE THEREOF, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  BELIEVE FINE ARTS, INC. DOES NOT WARRANT OR REPRESENTATION ABOUT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE SERVICES CONTENT OF THIS WEBSITE, ITS SERVERS, OR EMAIL SENT FROM BELIEVE FINE ARTS, INC. OR THE CONTENT OF ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS SERVICE, AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY:

(I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND THE USE OF THE SERVICE, (III) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM THE SERVICE, (IV) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH THE SERVICE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (V) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT, OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE SERVICE. BELIEVE FINE ARTS, INC.  DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE SERVICE OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE, OR FEATURED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING, AND BELIEVE FINE ARTS, INC., WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. AS WITH THE PURCHASE OF A PRODUCT OR SERVICE THROUGH ANY MEDIUM OR IN ANY ENVIRONMENT, YOU SHOULD USE YOUR BEST JUDGMENT AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHERE APPROPRIATE.

BELIEVE FINE ARTS, INC. WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND/OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. CERTAIN STATES’ LAWS PROHIBIT LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF SUCH LAWS APPLY TO YOU, THEN SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Purchases

Purchases are nonrefundable and may not be returned to Believe Fine Arts, Inc. after they have been purchased.  Although Believe Fine Arts, Inc. offers products and services for children, online sales through Believe Fine Arts, Inc. website may only be made by persons who are 18 years of age or older.

Governing Laws

By visiting this website, you agree that the laws of the state of New York, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Believe Fine Arts, Inc. or its affiliates.

Disputes

Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to this website, or to products or services you purchase through this website, shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in New York, New York; except that, to the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate Believe Fine Arts, Inc’s intellectual property rights, Believe Fine Arts, Inc. may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state or federal court in the state of New York, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts.  Arbitration under these Conditions of Use shall be conducted under the rules then prevailing of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitrator’s award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction.  To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no arbitration under these Conditions of Use shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to these Conditions of Use, whether through class arbitration proceedings or otherwise.

Modification and Sever ability

Believe Fine Arts, Inc. reserves the right to make changes to our website, policies, and these Conditions of Use at any time. If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining conditions.

If you have any question or concern about conditions of use at our website, please send us an email  setting forth your question or concern. We will always do our best to answer your question or address your concern.