April 1st 'We're all mad here' Emote Sign by Kohaku0827.
April 4th Colors of Music by marcphx.
This artist was suggested by: SparklyDest, Zelvii, lintu47, Oktanas, Sinister-Starfeesh, Arichy, MaddalinaMocanu, Minato-Kushina, TheSaltyMonster, elicoronel16, DragonflyAndromeda, & NeRdy-BAt.
April 7th Regaining by litecrush.
This artist was suggested by: SanguineEpitaph, MarmiteRevolution, & parachute-tonight.
April 10th Cosplay by ChaosEmeraldHunter.
April 13th Avengers Assemble by clairebearer.
This artist was suggested by: Synfull.
April 23rd :compare: by blunaowl.
This artist was suggested by spring-sky.
April 26th stuck by rickyrico.
This deviant was suggested by ChaosEmeraldHunter.
April End-Of-Month Round-Up
New ContestsNote: There's always an up-to-date list of current contests over at Emotication.
May 1st I announced our new official emoticon contest, The This or That Emote Pack Contest. There's some cool prizes.
May 1st SparklyDest announced the May EMTC Rain.
Winners AnnouncedApril 30th SparklyDest announced the winners of EMTC Flowers. 14 entries were submitted this month.
New ProjectsApril 18th SazLeigh started the Emote Fancy Dress Tea Cup Party Project.
Other Project NewsOngoing Mirz123's annual Yearbook Project is going strong.
Ongoing fuu--chan's Pasrtymote Project.
April 20th Steph1254 took over Emoti-collabs. She's looking for theme suggestions.
April 30th Phlum announced that he will be the host of emoticon appreciation day; May 12th.
Other Things of Note
April 30th Moonbeam13 posted the Community Relations Newsletter for March and April.
May 1st fourteenthstar announced dA's new program: deviantART Creative Grants.
Current Poll: Synfull asks: What sort of emote contest would you like to see from my OCtopi points?
Did I miss something that should be here? Let me know! If there's something you want included in my next round-up, please note with with the details