The image looks awesome! The colors are amazing! The only thing I was disappointed in was the face that this was only going to be a mockup for the proposal and not the final piece! (The scan of the image wasn’t the greatest so we’re going to have to rescan and recolor for the final copy.)
I did have one slight problem with the background colors. It seemed too bright and cheery for such a dark book. Dave suggested a bluish-purplish background instead. I screwed around with the colors for a bit and came up with this:
We both decided that this didn’t quite work, either, so we went a little grayer, a little murkier.