You might join Craftster. There are lots of ideas, tutorials, and good forums for sharing ideas. Here is a link:
Craftster.org - A Community for Crafts and DIY Projects with Free Craft Ideas, Inspiration, Advice and More
Also, on Etsy they have forums with different ideas for marketing and selling items. Check them out. I went there a lot when I was doing some local craft fairs. Here's a link. Look on the top and click on Community. There are forums and discussions about lots of stuff.
Etsy - Your place to buy and sell all things handmade, vintage, and supplies
Both of these are free to join and participate. Etsy charges fees if you want to open a shop and sell online.
So sorry about the hurricane damages to your area.
I live in Oklahoma, and we have had more than our share of tornado devastation this year, so I feel for you.