Bump it up with dry embossing, scoring or whatever else will raise the roof on this challenge.
I dry embossed large dots on plain cardstock and used more cardstock to embellish. Wait a minute! I didn't use any pattern paper??? Oh my word! I can't remember the last time I ever did that.
So here's my card O'cardstock. hehe
Digi-Grad Monkey-Whimsie Doodles
Large dot embossing plate-PTI