Phew! Finished finally. Been working on this one for a few days. At one point my computer froze and I lost 20 something layers and I almost gave up, but perseverance has hopefully paid off.
This is the only one of my entries that I used one of the ref pictures for. Not very original, I know, but I wanted to give it a go.
Created in Corel Photoshop Pro X2.
Here is a close up detail:
Thanks for looking.