So I have been working on a capstone project now for this final semester and kept forgetting to upload my progress but no longer!
Starting out for the reference I chose an image that interested me from the Polycount forum page of monthly environmental challenges, specifically this one:
What drew me into using this image was its small detailed decorations with stylized aesthetic in its design. The general design goals I followed are one that would see this model imported into a game engine, specifically Unreal at this time.
What follows are the progress I made for the first class presentation: