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
Tag Archives: Industrial Design
My workhorse home computer is a 13 inch Macbook, one of the “ipod white” ones. I took advantage of the favourable exchange rate when in Canada to buy one when I lived and studied there. That makes the computer approaching … Continue reading
Saturday night was a crazy time warp for me, it was the first time I had met up with some of my old Leeds University Product Design class mates since we graduated two and a half years ago. It was very … Continue reading
A few weeks ago I blogged about some of my design weaknesses, the things that just draw you in even against your better judgement. I’ve got one more for you but this isn’t a weakness its more of a personal … Continue reading
I spent a year on Exchange studying at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada starting nearly 3 years ago from August 2006 to June 2007. This was where my passion for design really sparked into life, I began putting together the … Continue reading
I’d like to think of myself as someone who has traveled a fair bit, Canada, The USA, Uganda, Kenya, Italy… erm Wales but when it comes to heading north of the green green grass of home I have been a … Continue reading