Have some fun with your CorelDRAW software and learn how to actually draw with it. Believe it or not, most people who own software like this never use it, so don't fall into this staple. Watch this video tutorial to learn how to draw a male cartoon vector character in CorelDRAW X4.
Apply the vector art style technique to a basic cartoon character avatar. Pay attention to the shadows and powerclip effects. A lot of node and venire trace was made.