Welcome To My Portfolio And Blog.
My name is Peter Woodthorpe and I'm an Engineering Design Research Associate for the University of Sheffield in the United Kingdom working with a precision engineering company in Otley, West Yorkshire.
On this site you will find a selection of the work that I have completed in academia, as a career and as a hobby. In addition to this I will comment on design trends and the important things going on in my life.
Please feel free to look around my website and if you would like to contact me please do so on firstname.lastname@example.org
Category Archives: Sport
Last weekend was a busy (and expensive one) for me, I was already long booked and sorted to head off to Glasgow on Saturday morning for the Six Nations Rugby Union clash between Scotland and Ireland at Murrayfield but I … Continue reading
The first week of a new year is always a hard one, things come thick and fast with a heavy bump after the pleasant nature of the holidays. Tuesday I was back to work and straight back into the thick … Continue reading
Ice Hockey, or simply from here on in Hockey is a sport I got into about 5 years ago. I was scoping out universities to go to for my year studying abroad and when it became clear I wanted to … Continue reading
Eyes on the prize Being a designer and an observer of what is going on around me, images play and incredibly important part in what I do. Whether it is studying a product, a problem or process map for work … Continue reading
I think it is important to have heroes, people to look up to and aspire to. People who occasionally leave you dumbfounded by their ability to create something out of nothing or one particular event that sticks in your mind … Continue reading