Crafting in 3d media keeps me out of trouble, mostly 😉 and allows me to play with different mediums and experiment with texture, tones and photography skills too..
Colour theory stretches back to at least the 15th century. It will play a huge part in the overall look and feel of you event. For example;
To keep up with the colour trends, you will want to check out the Pantone colours of the year. https://www.pantone.com/color-of-the-year-2017 is a particularly useful tool to decide on your colour pallet. You can see collections of colour that harmonise and compliment each other. https://www.design-seeds.com/
Floristy is an area that is often essential in pulling together the different elements of your event. The colours, scents and arrangements offer a complete 4d experience.
I have been so fortunate to be able to attend a botanical flower drawing course with the incredibly talented Abigail from Petal Studio. Not only is she a kick ass painter with a wealth of experience and design knowledge, she also creates the most awesome jaw-dropping arrangements ever, all whilst keeping an ethos to celebrate.