Pack Design Camp

• Design a shoebox
• Study the science of paperboard packaging
• Learn the art of package design
• Access extensive resources for a year

(Limited to 10 students)

NEXT SESSION:
August 24th through 28th

SAFE, FUN & CONVENIENT LEARNING

Students will walk away with their very own design and a certificate of completion to showcase their hard work!

READY TO START DESIGNING?

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

ORIENTATION

Prime your brain for learning about packaging & design
• Learn about corrugated
• Learn about print
• Learn about design

DAY 1

Packaging Bootcamp
Overview of packaging substrates, manufacturing methods, and technologies

DAY 2

Paperboard Cartons
In-depth look into the lifecycle, supply chain, and design of paperboard cartons

DAY 3

Package Design & Psychology
Design packaging with consumers in mind

DAY 4

Design Lab
Create a shoebox using state-of-the-art
3D software

DAY 5

Presentations
Present your shoebox

WHAT IS THE TUITION FOR PACK DESIGN CAMP?

ONLY $145

Registration is open! Click below to enroll.

FOR THE STUDENT

BE THE DESIGNER

- BIG brands put time and money in packaging their products.
- If you wear shoes, you know they came in a carefully designed box.
- At Pack Design Camp, YOU'LL be the packaging designer for your very own shoebox.

FOR THE PARENT

LET YOUR STUDENT SHINE

- Pack Design Camp, taught by industry leaders, provides eager high school students the chance to be a packaging designer.
- Students will be engaged and learn through the safety and comfort of a virtual classroom.
- The Packaging School understands the value of a hands-on approach to packaging, so there will be a real-world project to complement the online learning—including designing their very own custom shoebox!

FAQ

Q: Who is Pack Design Camp for?
A: Anyone who has an interest in packaging may participate in Pack Design Camp. Not recommended for students younger than 15

Q: What is Pack Design Camp?
A: Pack Design Camp, taught by industry leaders, provides eager high school students the chance to walk in the footsteps of a packaging designer. This five-day program gives students the rare opportunity to engage and learn through a virtual classroom from the comfort of their own homes. In addition to online learning, there will be plenty of real-world projects—including designing a custom shoebox! This camp will introduce students to STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and maths) in a fun, engaging way that also can open their eyes to a world of new opportunities for their future career.

Q: When is this camp being held?
A: The first session is July 20th - July 24th *Other dates may be available by demand.

Q: Where does this camp take place?
A: This camp takes place all-online, but does include real-time classroom settings.

Q: What do I need?
A: Students need a laptop/computer and internet access

Q: What type of tools or programs will be used in this camp?
A: Computer aided design software, robotic cutting machine, professional learning management system, and branding and ideation best practices.

Q: Will students learn anything practical?
A: YES! Packaging is one of the world’s largest industries and an integrated part of our daily lives. In addition to tools for design and prototyping, students will learn what opportunities the packaging industry holds for all sorts of college majors and creative career paths. This week will offer serious return on investment as we help widen the perspective of a high schooler as they consider education and careers for their own future.