Where to buy raw material

Mark, There are three places in New Mexico that supply all types of
silver, gem stones, cabs and tools. Call Rio Grande 1-800-545-6566.
They have three excellent catalogs. On e for tools, one for metals,
gems and findings and one for display items. The catalogs are done in
color with a lot of about each item. The ir catalogs are an
excellent source for Might be a bit pricey

Thunderbird Supply 1-505-4323 Indian Jewelry Supply 1-505-722-4451
Recommend you call and have them deliver their catalogs. They supply
material and tools to the a lot of people in the Southwest. good luck Lee