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Privacy Policy

(effective October 2023)

I am committed to maintaining the trust and privacy of the visitors to my website. This Privacy Policy describes how and when I collect, use, and share the personal information you provide when you use or make a purchase through this website. The term ‘I’ or ‘me’ refers to the owner of this website – Kate Kato. The term ‘you’ refers to the viewer of the website.


The Information I Collect


When you contact me directly through my website using my contact form or email address I will collect your name and email address in order to correspond with you. These details will not be shared with any third party companies or individuals.

If you subscribe to my mailing list I ask for your name and email address in order for me to send you emails. You will have been prompted to give your permission for me to send occasional emails about exhibitions, events and other updates relating to my work and website. Your information is stored securely and processed by the third-party site MailChimp (you can view their privacy policy here and their terms here).


Online Course:

You will be asked to create a membership account in order to use the course services on my website. This information is collected only for the purpose of completing the course and accessing the services within it.  


Ordering and Payment:

When you make a purchase from my website I will collect the personal information you provide including your name, shipping/billing address, email address and phone number in order to complete the purchase. These will be collected securely using (view their privacy policy here) secure checkout and will only be used for the purposes of completing and shipping your order. 

Your payment details are processed securely through Stripe (view their privacy policy here) or Paypal (view their privacy policy here) and are not seen or stored by or myself. 

Using Cookies:

When you visit this website cookies will be stored on your computer to improve your experience of using it. They do not include any information that can identify you personally. Some cookies may contain information placed by third-parties such as MailChimp, Vimeo or social media sites. These allow them to function through my website. If you continue to use this website then you agree to this use of cookies. If you do not wish to have cookies stored on your computer or wish to delete them you can find out more here.

Storing the Information I Collect

When storing and transferring your personal information I take reasonable precautions to ensure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed or altered. Any information collected by myself is solely for my use and is not shared at any time other than to provide you with my services or if I am required to by law. Information collected by third-parties such as, Stripe, PayPal and MailChimp is only collected to perform the services described and are subject to their own privacy policies. 


Your Rights


When you provide me with personal information to complete an order you are giving your consent for me to collect and use that information for that purpose only. If I ask for your personal information for any other reason, like joining my mailing list, I will ask you directly for your expressed consent and provide you with an opportunity to refuse me using it. You can withdraw your consent at anytime by contacting me at

If you no longer wish to receive emails for my mailing list then you can click the ‘unsubscribe’ link in the footer of any email you receive from me or by emailing me at This will remove you from the list and your information will be deleted.


You have the right to access your personal information that I hold. You may also have the right to change, restrict or delete your personal information or object to the way in which I process your information. You can email requests directly to me at and I will be happy to help. You can also contact your local data authority to raise any concerns.


Third Party Services


This privacy policy refers only to my website There are links to third-party websites and services throughout this page which will all be subject to their own privacy policy. Please refer to their policy pages for more information. 

Changes To My Privacy Policy

My privacy policy is always under review and may be updated on occasion. You will always be able to access the policy by following the link in the footer of my website

How to Contact Me

Kate Kato
Business name: Kasasagi
Business Address: Gladestry, UK.
Email Address:

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