AVON LAKE, OH — After months of preparation, the Maker Space Studios will have a ceremonial ribbon cutting on Friday.
Located at 690 Avon Belden Road, next to Salad KraZe, the studio will serve as a one-stop-shop for artists. There will be space for classes, galleries and creation of art of various types. The studio will also host rotating pop-up shops throughout the year. The ribbon cutting will be done at 4 p.m. on Friday.
The studio is owned by Christine Scott and run by managing partner Lisa Bridenbaker. Both women trace their roots back to Avon Lake schools, though their paths diverged after graduation. Bridenbaker became an artist, while Scott got involved in the world of commercial real estate.
City officials said Maker Space Studios is unlike any other business in Avon Lake.
“We said in the Comprehensive Land Use Plan that we adopted last year that we want businesses that…