Welcome to REAL Laney!! You're gonna love it here! Lara (the creator of this forum) has some wonderful e-books for people just starting out! Has supply lists and step-by-step instruction too!!
and dolls by sandie sells petite jars of paints which save you lots of money! (and lots of other supplies too)
"It's nice to be important, but it's more important to be nice" (words of wisdom from my Dad) :P