The signs are all there spring is on its way, despite the snow fall and the forecast of further icy conditions. One of the key indicators of this change is colour, the bulbs are coming out, the trees are starting to show their buds, things are starting to be less bear and more coloured. In design the start of the year heralds a change in trends and colour is one of these, see Digital Arts forecast for this years trends. Use of colour is a key didgital skill as it can guide your audience, enticing them in to see what you’d like them to view, helping them to navigate their away around an interface, telling them when they have interacted with your design effectively and providing a fun and inspiring experience. Colour brings life to a design.