Privacy Notice

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:

  1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.

  2. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.

  3. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.

  4. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.


Information Collection, Use, and Sharing 

The Island Illustrators Society (IIS) is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. IIS only has access to/collect information that you voluntarily give IIS via email or other direct contact from you. IIS will not sell or rent this information to anyone.


IIS will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted IIS. IIS will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request to join the forum or have your own artist page on the website.

Unless you ask IIS not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about society events, changes to the website, or changes to this privacy policy.


Your Access to and Control Over Information 

You may opt out of any future contacts from IIS at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting IIS via the email address or phone number given on our website:

  •     See what data IIS has about you, if any.

  •     Change/correct any data IIS has about you.

  •     Have IIS delete any data IIS has about you.

  •     Express any concern you have about IIS use of your data.



IIS will take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.  Online protection is provided by Wix, a “company that's providing a world class website building platform.” While IIS uses Wix to protect sensitive information transmitted online, IIS also protects your information offline. Only the IIS executive members who need the information to perform a specific job (updating the website or the duties of the president, treasurer, and secretary) are granted access to personally identifiable information. This information may be kept on personal computers of the executive. If you feel that IIS is not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact IIS immediately



In order to use this forum, a user must first complete the registration form. During registration a user is required to give certain information (such as name and email address). This information is used to contact you about the products/services on our site in which you have expressed interest. 



IIS uses "cookies" on this site as part of a Wix website.  A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor's hard drive to help IIS improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. Cookies enable IIS to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.


Wix and Google may use cookies on our site.  However, we have no access to or control over these cookies.



This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that IIS is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. IIS encourages 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.

For further information email IslandIllustrators at or 
Marcia Semenoff (President) 

The Island Illustrators Society was established to foster a greater interest in the art of illustration. The society exists to benefit its members and clients through shared information regarding illustrative techniques, business ethics, and standards. In order to achieve these goals, the society makes partners of practicing illustrators, students, clients, and other interested parties. 

Definition: Illustration is a piece of visual information, either drawn or photographed, which usually illustrates an accompanying text. The purpose of illustration is to enhance the ideas presented in the text, or simply, to transmit information or concepts visually. 

The Island Illustrators Society does not act as an agent, but as a venue for you to contact any one of its members. You are invited to write to us at: 


Island Illustrators Society

295 View Royal Avenue

Victoria, B.C., Canada

V9B 1B3 

For information on how to become a member, click here