Your Friendly Ban Hammer-er
Hi there Green, welcome to Manga Tutorials! Just to let you know... I can't approve the other posts you made here because they don't pertain to the Welcome Wagon but I will add them to your post above.
Regarding tablets, you can pick up a Bamboo for $100 +/-. It's a good starter tablet but if you want bigger ones, there are other makes from different manufacturers. Check out the Drawing, Tutorials, and Animation for for more info. We've talked about affordable tablets there.
As for Python, I don't know about quickly but if you go to their official page, you can get a lot of info...