Terms & Conditions of Use

This is the bit where we start to sound a bit formal and TV legal drama but the techie, and legal bit as laid out here is all pretty straightforward and standard across most commercial and subscription websites, and are designed to enhance your experience, and make it all as secure as possible. You can also use this link to have a good trawl through our Privacy Policy.

These terms and conditions relate to the company referred to as ‘the website’ or sketchbooksquirrel.com as owned by the artist working as Sketchbook Squirrel, Jarnie or J.A Godwin (me) and do not relate to any other company of a similar name.

These terms and conditions govern your use of this website; by using this website, you accept these terms and conditions in full. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, do not use our website.

Please note we may revise these terms and conditions, so please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current, up to date version.


Licence to use this Website

sketchbooksquirrel.com is a site operated by J.A Godwin as Jarnie Godwin Art. Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our site without notice (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

The materials contained on our site are provided for general information purposes only and do not claim to be, or constitute legal or other professional advice and shall not be relied upon as such.

We do not accept any responsibility for any loss which may arise from accessing or reliance on the information on this site and to the fullest extent permitted by English law, we exclude all liability for loss or damages direct or indirect in any way arising from use of this site.

You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from the website, in accordance with the express terms and Conditions provided that:

You must not re publish material from this website (including republication on another website, such as Pinterest), or reproduce or store material from this website in any public or private electronic retrieval system; You must not reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell, visit, or otherwise exploit our website or material on our website for a commercial purpose, without our express written consent; You must not edit or otherwise modify any material on the website.

Access to certain areas of this website is restricted. We reserve the right to restrict access to areas of this website, or the whole website at our discretion.



By visiting and using the Site you consent to receive communications from us by e-mail, and by our third part provider. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you by e-mail satisfy any legal requirement of a communication in writing. You may unsubscribe or cancel receipt of any third party online mailing, but we reserve the right to contact you via email.

Intellectual Property Rights / Copyright

Unless otherwise stated, we or our licensors own the intellectual property rights and material in this website. Subject to the licence below, all our intellectual property rights are reserved. All rights, including copyright, in the content of the sketchbooksquirrel.com web pages are owned or controlled by J. A. Godwin. As stated above, in accessing sketchbooksquirrel.com, you agree that you may only access the content for your own individual and non-commercial use.

You may print off one copy of the tutorial references, including support photographs, and may download extracts of any page(s) from the site, for your own personal use only. You may draw the attention of others to content posted on the site, but you may not broadcast content of any part of the site at any time.

No modification in any way is permitted of any paper or digital material, that you may have printed or downloaded. You may not use any of the illustrations, graphics, logos, videos, photographs or audio in isolation from any accompanying text.

All or any artwork created through the direct use of any of the reference materials, or content of the site will not be considered original artworks, and are for your own personal use, not for sale or reproduction. 

If you print, copy, or download any part of the site in breach of any of the Terms and Conditions of use, your right to use or access the site will be withdrawn with immediate effect, and you must, at our request, return or destroy any copies and-or digital files that you may have made.  

The owner of this website is J.A. Godwin also working as Jarnie Godwin Art, Sketchbook Squirrel (foremerly), and sketchbooksquirrel.com


Limitations of Liability

The information on this website is provided free-of-charge, and you acknowledge that it would be unreasonable to hold us liable in respect of this website and the information on this website.

Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the information on this website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we not commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the material on this website is kept up-to-date.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions (including, without limitation, the conditions implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and the use of reasonable care and skill).

Liability is limited and excluded to the maximum extent permitted under applicable law. We will not be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage arising under these terms and conditions or in connection with our website, whether arising in tort, contract, or otherwise – including, without limitation, any loss of profit, contracts, business, goodwill, data, income, revenue or anticipated savings.

However, nothing in these terms and conditions shall exclude or limit our liability for fraud, for death or personal injury caused by our negligence, or for any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

It is a crime to use a false name or a known invalid credit card to order. Anyone caught deliberately entering an incorrect or fictitious order will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

J.A Godwin reserves the right to end our agreement with you and to suspend or terminate your access to the site immediately and without notice to you if:

You fail to make a payment when it is due

You breach our terms and conditions

when requested by us to do so, you fail to provide within a reasonable time frame, enough information to let us check the accuracy and validity of any information supplied by you, or your identity

We suspect you have engaged, or are about to engage, or have way of being involved in fraudulent or illegal activity on sketchbooksquirrel.com

J.A Godwin reserves the right to alter, change, withdraw any or all content from the website, at any time and without warning.

J.A Godwin reserves the right to offer refunds of fees at their own discretion

Your Information / Password / Site Registration

Access to the site requires you to provide certain details and demographic information, including zip/post code, email address, gender, date of birth, street address, telephone numbers and country.

In registering to the site, you agree to provide accurate, true, current and complete personal information about yourself. If at any time, we have reasonable grounds to suspect, in any way that such information that you have provided is untrue, inaccurate or incomplete, we have the right to suspend and/or terminate your account with immediate effect, and refuse any or all current or future use of any or all parts the site.

Our use of any personally identifiable information you provide to us as part of the registration process is governed by the terms of our Privacy Policy

Use of certain feature of the site requires a Username and Password, the former you will receive through the site registration process, and cannot be changed by you. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any access information for your account, and are responsible for all actions and activities, (by you, or by others) that occur under your account or Username/Password. By using this site, you agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorised access or use of your password and/or username as provided by us, or any other breach of our security, and to ensure that you successfully exit/sign out from your account at the end of each session. We cannot be held liable for any loss or damage resulting from your failure to protect your account information.


Cancellations / Refunds

Subscription plan payments are managed solely by Paypal.com. An automatic recurring transaction will be processed at the relevant renewal period as set out in your subscription plan. You will receive a written electronic communication prior to any automatic renewal payment being taken. Should you wish to cancel your subscription, you must cancel your automatic subscription payments via your online Paypal Account, AND contact us in writing. Failure to do this may result in additional subscription payments being taken from your account.

You have the right to cancel your subscription at any time, without penalty, under our no contracts policy. After cancellation members will continue to receive access to all tutorials up to the end date of their current subscription period, after which access will be limited to the free to access content only.

Should members wish to receive a refund for any plan, requests must be received in writing no more than 10 days from the initial purchase, or renewal date of the membership. Any refund requests received after 10 days will be processed at the discretion of the site administrators,”where appropriate”, and will be issued as partial refund for any duration still remaining on the users membership. This is stated under the  Consumer Rights Act Part 1, Chapter 3. There is no automatic right to a refund within 30 days. 

Members must cancel their subscription and any future recurring payments via their Paypal account before refunds can be issued. Failure to do this may result in continued full access to the Site, and further payments being taken, for which J.A Godwin and any Site administrators cannot be held responsible. This policy does affect your statutory rights.

Promotional Codes

Promotional codes are provided at our discretion. Only one code can be applied to any subscription purchase at any time, and may be used only once per member. There are no cash alternatives, and we reserve the right to cancel, withdraw or terminate any code(s) at any time without prior written notice

Third Party Information

J. A. Godwin cannot be held responsible for information displayed on third party websites or any other written material. The only information and material that applies to J.A. Godwin are displayed on the sketchbooksquirrel.com website. We cannot vouch for the reliability or accuracy of information displayed on any other website.

This Site uses third party providers for some functions and content. As a member you agree to receive information and electronic communications from these third party providers.

Entire Agreement

These terms and conditions, together with our privacy policy constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to your use of our website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.


Law and Jurisdiction

This notice will be governed by and construed in accordance with English law, and any disputes relating to this notice shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England