Is there any way to replace the brown wood-effect toolbars used by Pages on the iPad with something more neutral?
If your device is jailbroken, I assume you can modify files within an app's bundle? I haven't jailbroken my device, so I'm not sure exactly how this works. However, if you have:
Within the Pages bundle, there are images called
TP_toolbar_top_bg_norm.png. If you replace these files with something else, it'll change the toolbars/rulers.