Be sure to check out what's going on over at Design-A-Character where a whole bunch of creatives whose commitments to character creation is pursued within weekly to monthly events. There are many challenges for which you may become a participant, and you can even submit to archived events. You can find a list of current activities below:
Shape Challenge December 2014
(2015 series out soon)
The shape line-up for this month's Shape challenge is available! The aim for this event is to design characters conforming to the shapes provided for their silhouettes. You may use the shapes as creatively, concisely or as outright cleverly as you want.