Woodturning Videos Plus
Privacy Policy and Security

Privacy Policy: Your privacy is important to us at Woodturning Videos Plus. To protect your privacy, we would like to explain our procedures regarding your personal information.

We will only use any information we collect to process orders and update our mailing list, e-zine or newsletter. You may opt out of any of these services by contacting us. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete and ship orders. We use email addresses only to reply to email that we receive, send our newsletters and ezines to subscribers and to correspond with our customers.

These addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with any outside parties. We value your privacy as much as we do our own. Your email address will never be shared, traded, sold, delivered, revealed, publicized, or marketed in any way, shape, or form.

Security: We use e-commerce software from Shopsite to operate our shopping cart and collect order information from you. The Shopsite software is running under license to us on Sitesell.com servers. Only we have access to information provided by you through their secure server.

The Shopsite system stores a Cookie containing your name and address information so your browser will remember this information if you become disconnected from the Internet, or if you should come back to our site for future purchases. You may disable this function if you wish by setting your browser to not accept cookies.

Once you begin the Checkout process (when you're ready to purchase the items you have put into your Shopping Cart), your connection to our server becomes secure. To confirm this, look for an unbroken key or a closed lock at the bottom or top of your browser window (depending on your operating system). If you see that, you can be sure your information is secure.

You may also ensure security by checking the URL line of your browser. When you enter the secure area of our website, the first characters of the site address will change from "http" to "https".

To prevent unauthorized access and maintain data security, we have set up appropriate measures to safeguard and secure all information regarding our customers. You may update your personal contact information at any time by contacting us via email, phone or mail.

If you have any questions about our privacy policy or security on our site, you may call us at (713)-826-0046 or email us. Thanks.

Safety Note: Always follow all manufacturers safety instructions before working with your lathe, or any of the tools or products you may use. If you are unsure about any operation, obtain competent professional instruction before proceeding. Use and wear all necessary safety devices during turning and observe safe woodturning practices to prevent accident or injury.

Steven D. Russell is a professional studio woodturner, teacher and writer. He has written numerous articles for international woodturning magazines, which have been published in more than 78 countries around the world. Steve has demonstrated in numerous cities across the United States. His studio, Eurowood Werks, specializes in bowls, platters and hollow forms with unique visual and tactile treatments.

Steve is also the current and founding President of the Lone Star Woodturners Association, Inc., an AAW member chapter. The LSWA is a 501(c)3 non-profit educational organization dedicated to teaching and demonstrating the art and craft of woodturning.

Steve is also a featured writer for the Guild of Master Craftsman's "Woodturning" magazine, published in London England. Woodturning magazine is the world's leading magazine for woodturners. Look for his articles covering technical topics, or project based articles in an upcoming issue.