I've also been participating in #DrawingAugust & #DrawingAugustOz groups on twitter. A very simple but effective idea- submit a sketch each day during the month under the before mentioned hashtags. This means that each day, regardless of how shitty I feel my work is looking I have a forum and a goal. Not only is this global group providing self motivation in the creative process, but I'm also inspired by the artists who submit their work and experiencing artistic exposure (however casual) as my work is retweeted and favourited again and again.
Here is what the hashtag #DrawingAugustOz looks like when viewed as a collective.
My scribbles- most of which have been inspired by my illustration project: