It is always better to sign with your name when you post atleat a
psuedoname. You have chosen the right medium to look for your
supplies. A list of your requirement posted on the Orchid is a good
way to start. Check from Classroom requirements perhaphs from other
postings and this could be done easily.
I have seen that they require articles such as .
Working mat ( plasting cutting board),
Plastic or acrylic tube as a roller,
A blade holder with blades (knife)
A probe or a scaper (dental type)
A pin vise use for drilling.
A ruller or a gauge,
A divider or a compass, etc.
A leather mallet,
A steel mandrel,
A wooden stick
A polishing cloth,
A blottle of black antiquing solution
Acouple of pliers chain & round nose
A wooden dapping punch etc
I could go on & on.
You could even take a suppliers catalog and then shop around. Get
suitable quotes from a few vendor. Let me know if I could be of any