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.

NAMTA Members - find out how to order Art Advocacy T-Shirts

Retail Operations Manual

NEW for 2014, NAMTA 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.


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eNews Member News
September 17, 2014 Edition
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The  Membership Advantage

NAMTA Members
have an advantage in the art and creative materials industry -
the products,
services, networking and information they need to grow and prosper.
       The RESOURCE Advantage>
       The NETWORKING Advantage>
       The SAVINGS Advantage>
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Membership Directory

NAMTA's Who's Who Membership Directory is available to NAMTA Members. Download and save or print your copy.

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


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Conference & Tradeshow

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Book your room for Art Materials World>

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New Products
See the latest products to hit the shelves >

What's New for 2016
2016 Art Materials World>
Houston, TX, March 6-8, 2016

Independent Reps
Directory of NAMTA Member Reps >

Welcome New Members
See who is new at NAMTA >

Art Materials Leglislation
Update on Kolinsky Brushes >

Member Discounts



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