The International Art Materials Association (NAMTA®) is the world’s largest
association dedicated to promoting the art/creative materials industry.
Members include retailers, manufacturers, distributors, importers, and
independent reps from around the world. Our mission is to provide members
with the products, services and information needed to grow and prosper.

NAMTA Art Advocacy 

Supporting the Arts is a key objective for NAMTA members.
Study after study shows that including art-related activities in a child’s education produces a smarter, more creative and successful student.
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Retail Operations Manual

NEW for 2014, NAMTA Members can download Advertising and Marketing, Volume 2 in the Retail Operations Manual Series. This edition focuses on the wide array of digital marketing channels available to a business today,and includes important information on branding,creating an advertising budget, and sensible marketing planning.


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NAMTA members have an advantage in the art and creative materials industry -the products, services, networking and information they need to grow and prosper.


 Membership Directory

NAMTA's Who's Who Membership Directory is available to members to download and save or print a copy.

Members can also search for other members with the Online Membership Directory.



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