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Terms and Conditions of Use HandBuildersMonthly.com

Last updated: (Mar 1 2016) Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully before using http://HandBuildersMonthly.com operated by Dan Pelland and Maryan Pelland. Your use of the Site is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms which apply to all visitors, users, and others who access the Site, and by doing so, you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms, DO NOT access the Site.


If you wish to purchase products or services made available through the Site, you may be asked to supply information including, without limitation, your real name, address, phone number, payment information and other information deemed necessary. We only share such information with third-party payment gateways, and that share is temporary until the purchase is completed..


Some parts of the Site are paid premium content—as a subscription. You will be billed in advance on a recurring annual basis until you cancel your subscription. A subscription consists of access to the premium content areas, udated approximately monthly, at the Premium Content section of the site.The subscription is not mailed or emailed. Cancellations all become effective on your subscription’s anniversary date. No partial refunds are given. We respect the rights (including the intellectual property rights) of others and we ask our users to do the same. We may, in appropriate circumstances and in our sole discretion, terminate the account(s) of user(s) that infringe or otherwise violate such rights of others.


We aggregate and create content, as a journalistic news outlet, based on information gathered from experts and practitioners in the field of pottery, clay work, and ceramics. We do not warrant, endorse, or make any claims about any information on the site, though we make a concerted effort to research and verify information and sources. There is an obvious set of risks inherent in working with clay, chemicals, tools, and glazes with the application of heat. We encourage all subscribers, users, and readers to exercise extreme care in the use of such materials, to use them under proper supervision and conditions, and to verify any information before use. HandBuildersMonthly.com and Maryan Pelland and Dan Pelland do not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any information, content or advertisements contained on, distributed through, or linked, downloaded or accessed from any of the services contained on the Site, nor the quality of any products, information, or any other material displayed, purchased, or obtained by you as a result of an advertisement or any other information or offer in, or in connection, with the Site. You hereby acknowledge that any reliance upon any materials shall be at your sole risk. HandBuildersMonthly.com reserves the right, in its sole discretion and without any obligation, to make improvements to, or correct any error or omissions in any portion of the service or the materials. THE SERVICES AND THE MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED BY HandBuildersMonthly.com ON AN “AS IS” BASIS, AND WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITHOUT LIMITATION, including WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICE OR ANY MATERIALS AND PRODUCTS. IN NO EVENT SHALL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE, THE MATERIALS, AND THE PRODUCTS.

Our Site allows some users to post, link, store, share and otherwise make available certain information, text, graphics, videos, comments, or other material. You are responsible for the content of material you contribute to the Site. We do not allow copyrighted material to appear on our site unless you are the proven, verified owner of such content. If you submit content to our site as articles or stories for publication on the site, you, as the author, agree to grant and share license and copyrights with us for the life of the Site. We do not take away your right to use your content, but you grant us the right to use, quote, reprint, share, or reuse the content in any way we see fit for the life of the Site. Other than the authors of certain content on the Site, as described in this section, no content may be shared, reprinted, or otherwise used without our express permission. Content includes text, comments, images, videos, logos, graphics, or any other material appearing on the Site. We reserve the right to refuse or remove any content that we deem, in our sole judgement, to be unacceptable, for any reason, without notice.

Links To Other Web Sites

Our Site may contain links to third-­party websites or services that are not owned or controlled by us. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that we shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.

Changes to Terms

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a revision is material we will try to provide at least 14 days’ notice prior to any new terms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion.

Contact Us If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us via admin@handbuildersmonthly.com.