(Last updated/reviewed 09.10.2024, version 2)

 By visiting lenefredriksen.com or lenefredriksen.store, you are consenting to our current privacy policy. 


 This site is owned by Lene Fredriksen (organization number 816 272 882) and hereunder referred to as I/me or we/our.

I am committed to protecting your privacy online. This Privacy Policy describes the personal information collected through this website, how it is collected and used as well as how you, as the user, may exercise your privacy rights.

 Personal information is defined as data that can be associated with you personally, and is collected as provided by you (e.g. through a contact form) as well as data collected automatically and invisibly on the back end by the website through cookies.

 This website functions as my online gallery/shop where users can view and comment as well as purchase originals or other products copyrighted to me, Lene Fredriksen. The site also provides content with articles and videos related to creativity with the option of signing up for receiving emails by Lene Fredriksen. 

Use of lenefredriksen.com or lenefredriksen.store, including all materials presented herein and all online services provided by me, is subject to the following Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy applies to all site visitors, customers and email subscribers. By using the website or signing up for my email list, you agree to this Privacy Policy.

 what data is collected and why



Our website may send cookies (first-party cookies and third-party cookies) to your computer in order to uniquely identify your browser. The term “cookies” refers to small pieces of information that a website sends to your computer’s hard drive while you are viewing the Site. We may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them). You have the ability to accept or decline cookies using your web browser settings. If you choose to disable cookies, some areas of the Site may not work properly or at all. The data that cookies collect may include information relating to your use of the Site such as the searches you undertake, the pages you view, your browser type, IP address, requested URL, referring URL, geographical and timestamp information. Of all these data, “IP address” is considered personal data.


 We use this type of information to administer the Site and provide the highest possible level of service to you. We also use this information in the aggregate to shoe the number of unique visitors, perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the Site and thereby improve it.

Blog/email Interaction


 I only collect the personal information you voluntarily provide which may include: 

-Your email address

-Your name (first name or full name)

-or social media profile 

Please be aware that the comments you post (not referring to the contact forms) on the blog site will be publicly available for other website visitors. 


 This is data we collect when/if you provide it while signing up for our email list or use a contact form. It is used to send periodic emails (if that is what you have signed up for), to respond to your request, for marketing purposes and to build my relationship with you and provide value that you request by signing up.

 Regarding any contact via email, a trusted third-party service, “Mailchimp” is used. All third parties used by me agree to keep this information confidential. Your personal information will never be shared with unrelated third parties.

Your payment information


This may include:

 -Your full name

-Phone number

-Email address

-Home address

-Delivery address

-Payment information

 I collect payment information for each order but I do not store payment information on this site. Your payment information is securely communicated to and processed via my e-commerce software providers. Ecommerce software providers that may be used are

-Paypal (incl. Zettle bank terminal (online purchase through or outside this website)

-Stripe (online purchase through this website)

-Conta faktura (certain bank transfers within Norway, when painting is sold outside of this website)

 For shipping of originals, I collaborate with “Posten” as the shipping company. For international shipping, other relevant shipping companies may take over along the way.

We only provide the shipping company with necessary personal information for the delivery of the product (i.e. full name, phone number, home address and delivery address).


All personal information collected for an order is used for the fulfillment of that order and to manage my customer relationship with you. I am also legally obligated according to the Norwegian law to keep your payment information. See “Data retention” for the duration of keeping your data regarding a purchase.

 third party links

The Site may contain links to third party websites. Except as otherwise discussed in this Privacy Policy, this document only addresses the use and disclosure of information I collect from you on my website. Other sites accessible through my website via links or otherwise have their own policies in regard to privacy. I am not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third parties.

 Third party links include:

Social media links

Youtube links (e.g. blogposts with embedded videos)

Links to articles or other websites


 Security Measures I maintain security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, misuse or disclosure. However, no exchange of data over the Internet can be guaranteed as 100% secure. While I make every effort to protect your personal information shared with me through my website, you acknowledge that the personal information you voluntarily share with me through this Site could be accessed or tampered with by a third party. You agree that am not responsible for any intercepted information shared through my Site without my knowledge or permission. Additionally, you release me from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of such intercepted information in any unauthorized manner.

 Sharing Please be aware that when you use my blog on this website to post comments and share other information in the comment fields, any information that you provide may not be secure and can be collected and used by others. As a result, you should exercise caution before you make such disclosures.

 Children My website is not intended for children under 18 years of age. I do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 18, Please do not provide any information on this website.

Business transfers

 As I develop my business I might restructure or reorganize business assets, however, never sell the business in its entirety as it is based on my personal art production. In the event of any restructure or reorganization involving my business assets, Personal data may be part of the transferred assets. 

Data retention

Personal Data Retained

 I retain personal information for as long as needed or permitted in light of the purpose(s) for which it was obtained and consistent with applicable law(s). The criteria used to determine retention periods include:

The length of time I have an ongoing relationship with you (for example, for as long as you choose to have a subscription through my email list)

Whether there is a legal obligation to which I am subject (for example, according to the Norwegian accounting law, your payment information must be kept for at least 5 years before they can be deleted. 

Whether retention is advisable in light of my legal position (for example in light of applicable statutes of limitations, litigation or regulatory investigations)

Future changes to my privacy policy

 I may revise this Privacy Statement from time to time to reflect changes to my business, the Sites or Services or applicable laws. The revised Privacy statement will be effective as the published effective date. The current version of my Privacy Policy will be published on this site and will always be linked to in every email or other relevant pop ups for consent.

 If the revised version includes a substantial change, I may notify users via email and/or social media.

Your rights and how to update your information

You can update your subscriber options or unsubscribe via a link at the bottom of every email. 

 To exercise your right to be erased please do so through a request via email to fineart@lenefredriksen.com with a note about the extent of your request.

Please note that, depending on your request I may need to verify your identity in connection with your request which may require you to provide additional information about your identity (e.g. government identification). I may also need your IP address in order to delete the correct IP address from the analytical data collected.

How to avoid cookies

If you wish to avoid cookies, you can change the settings of your browser to not accept these. Please be aware that if you choose to not accept cookies, certain functions of this, and other websites will not function. 

Personal information to 3rd parties

Lene Fredriksen will never share, sell or transfer your personal information collected on this site or in any other way provide your information other than what is explained in this Privacy Policy. Your data will only be shared if we are bound by law to do so or otherwise get your permission.

Dispute resolution/arbitration

 If you have any complaints regarding my compliance with this Privacy Policy, please contact me first. I will investigate and attempt to resolve complaints and disputes regarding use and disclosure of personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy and in accordance with applicable law.

If you have an unresolved privacy or data use concern that you believe I have not addressed, please contact me at fineart@lenefredriksen.com

contact information

Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions about this Privacy Statement and Consent or the information practices of this Site.

Email: fineart@lenefredriksen.com



All original paintings are copyrighted to Lene Fredriksen. Use of copyright protected material without permission is illegal under copyright law.