LowCountryStudios

Certified Handmade in Charleston SC

Charleston, South Carolina · 38 Sales

LowCountryStudios

Certified Handmade in Charleston SC

Charleston, South Carolina 38 Sales On Etsy since 2009

5 out of 5 stars
(14)

Announcement   ***Shop Small on Saturday November 25th and save 15% with coupon code "ShopSmall"*** Traditional artisan handcraft from Charleston SC. Be sure to visit our sister shops for unique designer jewelry and vintage collections: dollypaul.etsy.com and thebountifulship.etsy.com

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Last updated on Nov 24, 2017

***Shop Small on Saturday November 25th and save 15% with coupon code "ShopSmall"*** Traditional artisan handcraft from Charleston SC. Be sure to visit our sister shops for unique designer jewelry and vintage collections: dollypaul.etsy.com and thebountifulship.etsy.com

Dolly Lynn

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Dolly Lynn

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About

Small Metals & Fine Art

Please visit my shop: http://www.LowCountryStudios.Etsy.com
Welcome to Low Country Studios. I opened and incorporated this studio in 2004 when I adopted Charleston as my home.

My mission as a fine, and small metals, artist is to produce works in an eco-friendly manner (I employ ethical metal smithing practices), works that reflect my environment, and works that are truly handcrafted.

There is a peaceful, zen-like energy that melds its way into handmade art. You can feel it when you hold a work that is completely handcrafted without the assistance of lathes, grinders, or other machinery. To me, a handmade work is a reflection of humanity - its imperfections, diversity, unique beauty, and time in being birthed.

As an artist I am intrigued with: the attitude of metals - their resistance and willingness to change; the qualities of light and blocked light in fine art, and; the process of pulling prints. All of my work is produced by me. My mother was an artist, and I studied drawing formally in college. Drawing is the foundation for all of my artisan and fine art work. I have a BA and an MA.

Please look for me the next time you visit Charleston. You can find me at the Charleston City Market. My work is also available at Anne Bonney's in the Avondale West Ashley area. To find me in other markets, festivals and shops you can follow me on Facebook and Twitter. Thank you for taking an interest in my work.

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Shop members

  • DL Paul

    Owner, Artist, Vintage Enthusiast

  • Dr. Jazz

    Inspector

Shop policies

Last updated on August 26, 2017
Welcome to Low Country Studios Etsy Shop! I hope you enjoy your visit and will return again. My mission is to create works that will bring joy and a sense of well being into your life. Any feedback from you is always welcome. I invite you to follow me on twitter at LowCntryStudios and on Facebook at LowCountryStudios.

Accepted payment methods

  • Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Returns and exchanges
I gladly accept returns and exchanges
Contact me within: 7 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 14 days of delivery
I don't accept cancellations
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
The following items can't be returned or exchanged
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
  • Items on sale
As an artist and shop owner, I want you to be happy with your purchase. I carefully wrap packages well before they head out. All products are as shown in the photos on Etsy and are one-of-a-kind artisanship. Therefore, LCS may not have another item to replace what you have purchased if it gets damaged in shipping. If you decide that an item just isn't for you, please convo Low Country Studios that you are returning the item and return it within 7 days wrapped with care and containing all parts and paperwork . Return the package to us with tracking so that you may be properly refunded for the item. Shipping costs can not be refunded.
Payment
Low Country Studios works through Paypal and now we accept Etsy Gift Cards and Credit Cards through Etsy, too! A window of 3 days is provided for payment on purchases. If payment is not received within 3 days, your order will be cancelled and the item will be placed for sale again.
Shipping
We usually use the USPS priority flat rate boxes. We do not normally ship off shore but in the instance that we may agree to please know that policies change frequently with overseas shipping and insurance. Customs charges and all other charges are your responsibility at your end if you are outside of the US. Low Country Studios mails all packages within 5 business days of receiving payment unless the work is made to order, or a US holiday falls on a weekday. If you need an upgrade or additional service attached to your package, please convo with us so that we can appropriately charge you and accomodate your request.
Additional policies and FAQs
I create in a smoke free environment that is cat friendly. Wholesale or consignment conversations are welcome. Please contact me for more information. Because of my work with art shows and art fairs, I rarely have time to do custom work.
Privacy
This is our current privacy policy to implement the new General Data Protection regulation (GDPR) polices and practices that come into effect in May of 2018 and how they impact you as a customer of Low Country Studios & Faces Are Fun, Ltd. Co. and its sister shop "Dolly Paul" here on Etsy.

Under the GDPR, all businesses that hold your personal data must provide you with information about how that data is processed. This Privacy Policy describes how and when we collect, use, and share information when you purchase an item from Low Country Studios & Faces Are Fun, Ltd. Co. and Dolly Paul, contact us, or otherwise use our services through Etsy.com or its related sites and services

This Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that we do not own or control, including Etsy or any third party services you access through Etsy. You can reference the Etsy Privacy Policy to learn more about its privacy practices.

1. Personal Information We Collect.
To fulfill your order, you must provide us with certain information (which you authorized Etsy to provide to us), such as your name, email address, postal address, payment information, and the details of the product that you're ordering. You may also choose to provide us with additional personal information (for a custom order of jewelry, for example), if you contact us directly.

2. Why we need your Information and How we use your Information
We rely on a number of legal bases to collect, use, and share your information, including:
~ as needed to provide our services, such as when we use your information to fulfill your order, to settle disputes, or to provide customer support;
~ when you have provided your affirmative consent, which you may revoke at any time, such as by signing up for our mailing list;
~ if necessary to comply with a legal obligation or court order or in connection with a legal claim, such as retaining information about your purchases if required by tax law; and
~ as necessary for the purpose of our legitimate interests, if those legitimate interests are not overridden by your rights or interests, such as; a) providing and improving our services. We use your information to provide the services you requested and in our legitimate interest to improve our services, and b) Compliance with the Etsy Seller Policy and Terms of Use. We use your information as necessary to comply with our obligations under the Etsy Seller Policy and Terms of Use.

3. Information Sharing and Disclosure
Information about our customers is important to our business. We share your personal information for very limited reasons and in limited circumstances, as follows:
~ Etsy. We share information with Etsy as necessary to provide you our services and comply with our obligations under both the Etsy Seller Policy and Etsy Terms of Use.
~ Service Providers. We engage certain trusted third parties to perform functions and provide services to our shop, such as delivery companies. We will share your personal information with these third parties, but only to the extent necessary to perform these services.
~ Business Transfers. If we sell or merge our business, we may disclose your information as part of that transaction, only to the extent permitted by law.
~ Compliance with Laws. We may collect, use, retain, and share your information if we have a good faith belief that it is reasonably necessary to : (a) respond to legal process or to government requests; (b) enforce our agreements, term and policies; (c) prevent, investigate, and address fraud and other illegal activity, security, or technical issues; or (d) protect the rights, property, and safety of our customers, or others.

4. Data Retention
We retain your personal information only for as long as necessary to provide you with our services and as described in our Privacy Policy. However, we may also be required to retain this information to comply with our legal and regulatory obligations, to resolve disputes, and to enforce our agreements. We generally keep your data for the following time period: 5 years.

5. Transfers of Personal Information Outside the EU
We may store and process your information through third-party hosting services in the US and other jurisdictions. As a result, we may transfer your personal information to a jurisdiction with different data protection and government surveillance laws than your jurisdiction. If we are deemed to transfer information about you outside of the EU, we rely on Privacy Shield as the legal basis for the transfer, as Google Cloud is Privacy Shield certified.

6. Your Rights
If you reside in certain territories, including the EU, you have a number of rights in relation to your personal information. while some of these rights apply generally, certain rights apply only in certain limited cases. We describe these rights below:
~ Access. You may have the right to access and receive a copy of the personal information we hold about you by contacting us using the contact information below.
~ Change, restrict, delete. You may also have rights to change, restrict our use of, or delete your personal information. Absent exceptional circumstances (like where we are required to store data for legal reasons) we will generally delete your personal information upon request.
~ Object. You can object to (i) our processing of some of your information based on our legitimate interests and (ii) receiving marketing messages from us after providing your express consent to receive them. In such cases, we will delete your personal information unless we have compelling and legitimate grounds to continue using that information or if it is needed for legal reasons.
~ Complain. If you reside in the EU and wish to raise a concern about our use of your information (and without prejudice to any other rights you may have), you have the right to do so with your local data protection authority.

7. How To Contact Me Us
For purposes of EU data protection law, Low Country Studios & Faces Are Fun, Ltd, Co, is the data controller of your personal information. If you have any questions or concerns, you may contact Low Country Studios & Faces Are Fun, Ltd. Co. at LowCountryStudios [!at] yahoo.com. You may contact us through the mail at: Low Country Studios & Faces Are Fun, Ltd. Co., PO Box 12153, Charleston SC 29422 USA