You can choose from multiple colors and patterns for your project. Tap on the + button on the Home Screen - Projects tab and choose From Template.
You can change the background color anytime by selecting the Palette symbol in the Slide Sorter after you tap on project’s thumbnail for which you want to change the color.
Tap the Create template to create a template. Swipe your finger between Basic Color Palette or tap on the Palette icon in the bottom right corner to go to the Extended Color Palette.
If you still need more options, use the Custom Color Palette to find the background color you need. You can use the options in the bottom left corner to choose between Patterns (texture, dots, grid lines, vertical lines, horizontal lines). Tap Done once you’re ready to start working on your project.