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 has always been a key objective for NAMTA members. Study after study has shown that including art-related activities in a child’s education will produce a smarter, more creative and successful student.
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The Membership Advantage

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

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September 17, 2014 Edition
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Retail Operations Manuals

NEW for 2014, Members can click to 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.

NAMTA's Membership Directory

NAMTA's Who's Who Membership Directory was recently updated. Be sure to download and save or print your copy. Members can also search for other members on the Online Membership Directory.


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Independent Reps
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Welcome New Members
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Art Materials Leglislation
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New Products
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What's New for 2016 -
2016 Art Materials World>
Houston, TX, March 6-8, 2016

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your qualifying order of $75 or more
with your NAMTA Office Depot Account.
Expires Sept 27, 2014.