Registration Instructions

Event times are listed in CST - Central Standard Time
Times are expected to automatically convert to your time zone location when you are logged into and participating in the trade show.

Register before February 12, 2021 to get EARLY BIRD RATE


Attendee Registration Instructions

for Namta Member Attendees

Attendee Registration FAQs for Namta Members

Namta Members will have a different process to go through for registration this year.

Art Materials World 2021 Virtual Attendee Registration resides on the AFCI website.

Namta's Art Materials World and AFCI's Creativation have come together for a virtual tradeshow for 2021. Both Namta and AFCI attendee registration will go through the AFCI registration platform.

You will not pay for the temporary AFCI membership you create in STEP 1, you will use a promo code.

In STEP 2, you will be asked to pay $99 for registration. 

2021 Namta Membership needs to be renewed before you the event in order to gain access - contact Sue Cohen at Namta if you need your invoice.

Become an AFCI Complimentary Member so you can register for Virtual Art Materials World / Creativation+ 2021
  1. go to
  2. click on ONLINE STORE on the left side of the screen
  3. click on BECOME A MEMBER on the left side of the screen
  4. Go to bottom of page and click CREATE AN ACCOUNT
  5. click the BUYER pic/icon
  6. on the next page if options come up to choose from, choose NOT LISTED ABOVE
  7. then, put the name of the your store or company
  8. now fill out the Organization Information pages that come up
  9. on the next page it asks you to select membership - choose Namta
  10. on next page click ADD TO CART, and then REVIEW AND CHECKOUT
  11. on next page put in promo code namtadiscount  - and submit
  12. Next you might want to add employees to the group record so that they can register at the member rate.
  • To add more employees to your roster so you can do a GROUP SHOW REGISTRATION,
    • click on MY PROFILE on left side of screen
    • click MANAGE

It may take 15-20 minutes for added individuals to show up in the registration portal.



You probably have an existing AFCI account attached to your email, and you see your organization’s membership has expired,
you will have to 
click RENEW, log in, and  renew by entering the promo code namtadiscount - and then register.

Remember - you do not have to pay for the AFCI renewal - its is for a temporary pre-show AFCI membership so as a Namta Member you can register attendees.

(Members will still need to have renewed their 2021 Namta Membership for show access - contact Sue Cohen at Namta if you need your invoice.)


Or [email protected]

Attendee Registration

In this STEP you will be asked for payment of the $99 registration fee per person.

Upcoming Events

  • Find Creativation+, click on “Register To Attend.”

  • Click on Creativation+ and select “Group Registration”

  • Click on “Register An Attendee”, view and accept Creativation+ Terms and Conditions, and repeat for each attendee by clicking “Register Another Attendee”.
  • Select any education sessions you would like to attend live and/or access following the event. You can select education sessions individually for each of your organization’s attendees. Education sessions are all included in your registration fee.
  • Click “Next” to proceed to checkout..
  • Review your registration types to ensure they reflect the $99 member registration fee.
  • Review your education selections and check out.
  • At check out you will be asked to pay $99

FOR HELP [email protected]