HOBBY LOBBY

HOBBY LOBBY

multiple locations, hobbylobby.com

Hobby Lobby is another candidate elevated to the ballot by a strong write-in showing and this year they take the top prize. Fun fact: this Oklahoma-based company began 44 years ago as a miniature picture-frame company. They now have 571 stores across the country.

RUNNERS-UP: Michaels, Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store

HONORABLE MENTION: Blick Art Materials, Fundamentals Parent-Teacher Store, Lakeshore Learning Store, Star Beacon Products, United Art & Education