Anyways, I'll shut up now and just let you have look at what I did. It's not finished yet, I have a lot more smoothing and touch up work to do on it, but it doesn't look too bad. Especially considering it was made from scratch. Cheers!
If you want to know how to make something like this in blender, here is a link to an incredible step by step tutorial. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YgwKPP2ZEjI