Instructional Slide Shows

I offer several instructional slide shows that correspond with various patterns and projects available at Often times you will run into snags or difficulties with certain projects, and these are available to help you get through those hard times! Enjoy...and learn!

  • Church Banner Slideshow This is a six minute instructional slide show on how to make the church banner, The Announcement, using Heat'n'Bond and Quick Bias. Double click on the foward button in the lower left corner of the screen to play the soundslide. You may purchase banner patterns here.

  • Teaching Young Children to Sew This slide show will give you suggestions and tips for sewing with a young child as you view the teaching process of one mother teaching her 3 year old daughter to sew.

  • Where to Begin? What Do I Need? This slide show covers our age/skill level appropriate books and resources; Sewing Supplies you will need; Fabrics and Notions; and Used and New Sewing Machines.

  • Tote Bag The tote bag project asks you to place your pattern on two folded edges, which is confusing for some of you. This slide show will walk you through this process.

  • Centered Zipper Application JoAnn will walk you through a great method using Wonder Tape and no pins. You will find that zippers are easy and can be put in beautifully the first time.
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JoAnn Gagnon, 1-800-337-8845