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September 18, 2017

Cleveland Scene Weekly

IngenuityFest Brings Three Days of Art and More to Cleveland This Weekend
Cleveland Scene Weekly
Renamed the Hamilton Collaborative, the complex of buildings is now home to the Rust Belt Riders, Soulcraft Woodshop, Skidmark Garage, Rebuilders Xchange, MorrisonDance, 3 Barn Doors and an architecture office. The goal is to establish a permanent, ...

April 14, 2017

Dealer News

AIMExpo revs up Custom Culture with championship, Skidmark Garage, Brittney Olsen
Dealer News
COLUMBUS, OH and IRVINE, CA – The American International Motorcycle Expo presented by Nationwide (AIMExpo) will bring back the Custom Culture Pavilion to the 2017 show, Sept. 21-24 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Custom Culture at ...
Custom Motorcycles Are Welcomed At AIMExpo 2017autoevolution

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March 18, 2015


Skidmark Garage set to burn rubber with May grand opening
Brian Schaffran has been riding motorcycles for 15 years, starting with a 1978 Honda CB750 he found on the side of the road in his hometown of Strongsville. He quickly fell in love, not just with the romantic notion of riding itself, but with the ...

May 27, 2016


Cleveland motorcycle shop owner to host show on Esquire Network
Dani Pajak, who owns Disowned Customs, will be hosting. Brian Schaffran runs a community-style motorcycle repair shop named Skidmark Garage, located on Cleveland's west side. Last year, WKYC interviewed Pajak. Pajak confirmed to WKYC that they are ...

April 17, 2017


Custom Culture Show Returns to AIMExpo
Skidmark Garage, a 10,000 sq. ft. community motorcycle garage in Cleveland, will host the Skidmark Garage Showcase Lounge, a marquee showcase for attendees and builders to mingle, take photos and share dreams. The “Artisans Row” will showcase ...

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June 7, 2016


Motorcycle garage owner gets real with upcoming TV show for Esquire Network
Motorcycle aficionado Brian Schaffran has been running his Cleveland-based hotrodding fix-it clubhouse Skidmark Garage for over a year. While bringing in new riders has been a slower process than Schaffran would like, a forthcoming motorcycle ...

July 31, 2017

50 of the coolest motorcycles seen at Fuel Cleveland (photos)
Since 2015, the annual Fuel Cleveland show has brought together a mix of motorcycle art, culture and design to the Midwest. Organized by Forever the Chaos Life, Lowbrow Customs and The GasBox, and hosted by Ingenuity Cleveland and Skidmark Garage ...

August 10, 2017

Mods vs. Rockers bike culture weekend hits Cleveland
It kicks off with a meet-and-greet party at 7 p.m. Friday at Skidmark Garage, a motorcycle repair shop located at 5401 Hamilton Ave., Cleveland. The bike appreciation weekend picks up with a ride at noon Saturday that leaves from Cleveland Moto at ...

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January 3, 2017

It's been a 'Long Way to the Top' for Cleveland filmmaker Rob Montague and Late Morning Films
The film will screen for a hometown audience at 8 p.m. this Friday, Jan 13, at Skidmark Garage, 5401 Hamilton Ave., along with director Nick Cavalier's short documentary about vinyl pressing plant Gotta Groove Records. As a musician-turned-director, ...

November 16, 2016

New Esquire Network motorcycle competition has local ties
Crain's Cleveland Business
... Dani Pajak of motorcycle build and repair shop Disowned Customs at 3619 Walton Ave., and Brian Schaffran of community motorcycle garage Skidmark Garage at 5401 Hamilton Ave. (The two used to be housed in the same location, but Skidmark moved.).