The influence map consists of concepts that will help build the surrounding city. While my city is not based in prehistoric times, or in a fiction world for that matter the society itself is going to be using technology on a more primitive level. For inspiration I looked towards aboriginal cultures and buildings. Of these there tended to be a use of more natural shapes alongside materials that were naturally available to them. It was also useful to take into account of their painting style as they would be part of the decoration of the structures.