Registration is OPEN!

Please create one account per person, if you need to change your session choices, you may go back into your account to do so. However, if you choose to cancel your registration, there are no refunds.

Registration is all inclusive. Lodging in MTSU dormitories, meals, art supplies and other materials consumed during sessions are included in the fee. Attendees who prefer to stay off campus at a nearby hotel will be provided a conference-only registration rate.

Dormitories on the MTSU campus are available and included in the registration fee based on double occupancy. A limited number of single rooms are available for an additional fee of $50 per person. Included in the registration fee is one linen pack per participant, which includes sheets, pillowcase, pillow, blanket, mattress cover, two towels and one washcloth. Participants may may wish to bring additional towels.

Several types of registration fees are offered. Please read through each description carefully before making a selection as NO REFUNDS will be given.

General Registration ($239 double or $289 for single): Includes three nights dorm lodging (July 9-12th) based on double occupancy and all meals beginning with the Tuesday evening Welcome dinner and concluding with lunch on Friday, July 12th.

Group Registration ($179): For schools bringing 5 or more individuals (all individuals must be employed by the same school), a team rate of $179/person will charged and includes lodging (double occupancy) and meals as specified under General Registration. PRIOR to registering, schools seeking a team rate must contact the TN Arts Commission to receive a Discount Code. Call Ann Brown at (615) 532-5939 or email

Commuter Registration ($129): Commuter rate does not include lodging. The $129 rate includes the Welcome dinner, Exhibition Meal and three lunches.


CEUs (Continuing Education Units)/CPEs (Continuing Professional Education contact hours)
Create2013 attendees can earn 2.1 CEUs/21 CPEs. The breakdown is: CEUs are awarded on a .1:1 basis. It takes 10 hours of instruction to qualify for 1 CEU; however, CEUs can be awarded in .1 increments. CPEs are instructional hours. They are awarded on a 1:1 basis. FULL attendance is required to receive CEUs. The cost for 2.1 CEUs is $10. Please sign-up and pay for CEUs by check at the information desk during check-in on Tuesday, July 9th.

TASL (Tennessee Academy for School Leaders)
Create2013 attendees can earn 20 hours of TASL credit hours.


Registration fees may be paid via credit card through the conference website. If you would like to pay by check, please make them payable to Tennessee Arts Commission and mail to: Ann Brown, Tennessee Arts Commission, 401 Charlotte Ave. Nashville, TN 37243.