I am creating this thread to document my progress through a personal project I'm working on.
I had sketched up idea for a scene composition a while back and have finally started it. After seeing some photos of old retro gas pumps, I thought they had some really nice forms with soft rounded corners that could read well in a hard surface 3d model.
Since the idea revolved around the gas pump I started by making it first.
I spent considerable time collecting reference til I felt comfortable with the forms, and designed this one by sampling from several different pumps.
The collection of references I primarily pulled from:
Until next time!