The Sharp Instructional Shops support the Contemporary Practices Department with a variety of hand and floor-mounted power tools and an on-staff manager to provide advice and training.

Students can also check out a wide range of tools reserved exclusively for Contemporary Practices students, including woodworking tools,  mold-making equipment and supplies, and sewing machines.

Tool Highlights


Digital Lab Tools



Sharp Instructional Shops design workshops to fit class needs. Ask your Instructors or Shop Staff about specialized workshops.

Student Resources

Sharp Instructional Shops Canvas