Aigoo, this took so long.
Because I'm insane, I actually tried a background. It is based on a photo, and you can see every place that I was lazy. This thing ended up at about 16 layers at one point, most of them for the background.
It isn't to scale on purpose--it's not their actual shop, just the idea of it.
This is the cast of my current novel, Clockwork Bible. From left to right: Cadence Carter, John Walker, Bijou Davignon, and Mao Kronenburg. Their poses were a lot of fun.
...The title really needs to be changed. ...Boomerang Method.
Gotta go change that in mah blog.