I also used the same Prima stamp to make a background pattern. I heat embossed it with some white embossing powder. I just wasn't seeing enough white in the card and I didn't want it to be too dark. The pop of white in the background made the darks and lights more balanced for me.
Here's the color combination for the Curtain Call Color Challenge Act 47.
Cardstock - chocolate brown (PTI), dark green, sand (Bazzill)
Stamps - medallion (Inkadinkado), leaf/flourish (Prima), sentiment (SU)
Ink - Versamark, olive green, brown (Clearsnap), antique linen (Ranger)
Others - circle dies (Spellbinders), ribbon (Celebrate It), fibers, buttons (Walmart), embossing powder (Stampendous)
The Curtain Call Crew has samples to show you today, too, so make sure you stop by to see:
Christina MacLaren at Seaglass & Sentiments
Julie Lacey at Stamps & Taxes
Laurel Seabrook at Seabrook Designs
Makiko Jones at MakInk Studio
Monika Davis at M.A.D. Stamper
Piali Biswas at Touch of Creation
Silke Ledlow at My Life
Stacey Schafer at Stacey's Stamping Stage
Teresa Kline at Enjoy the VA Sunshine
and September Guest Designer, Vicki Dutcher at All I Do is Stamp.
...then play along with us and post your Curtain Call Color Challenge creation using Mr. Linky over at Stacey's Stamping Stage.