Namta® is The International Art Materials Association. Namta members are retail sellers, supplier manufacturers, distributors and importers, and independent representatives of art materials products. The Association provides members with the products, services and information and is recognized as an international leader and unifying force in the support, sustainability and advocacy of art and the art/creative materials business. 71 Years and still going strong - a little Namta History.


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March 15-19

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A Millenial's View

by Savannah Davis


March 3

The Palette from Namta is a collection of recent Web articles about the Art Community and the Art Materials Industry.

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2020 Art Advocacy RecipientsCreative Enterprise Zone (CEZ) - $2,000
Veterans Alternative, Inc. - $3,000
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"It was fabulous! I had to walk away at the very end but OMG I got so much from it. I really loved the "GUSH" model that they introduced."
- comment from Retailer about a recent Kizer & Bender Presentation on Zoom

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The Theater • The Cafe
Demo Alley • The Gallery

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Demo Alley on ZOOM

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Business Opportunity in Alaska
Owner Retiring

Well-established art supplies and framing store located in Homer, Alaska - one of Alaska's most scenic and creative coastal communities.  Sale includes inventory, framing supplies, fixtures, POS and more. Prime location, great landlord.

Check it out at Listed for sale with Kachemak Group Real Estate/Karen Marquardt 907.299.1775.

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About Namta

Check out this video recap of what Namta is, how Namta, now 70 years old, has changed, and the benefits we provide. If you need help renewing, contact us.

Please Note: Recorded November 2020.  Art Materials World Chicago information has since changed to Art Materials World Virtual.

We welcome new members! If you are interested and have questions contact us, or you can join Namta.