Embroidery Education and Training Customized to the Needs of Your Customers

Thank you for taking to time visit Mama’s Boy Design, LLC.  I am so happy that you have stopped by.  The page will be constantly updated to add new content, so please check back often to check on the progress! 

 Not just embroidery, but a WHOLE LOT MORE!

The goal of Mama’s Boy Design, LLC is to create a fun learning environment focused on machine education and promotion.  Classes are customized to the needs of the retailer and their clientele and can be presented in a lecture/demonstration format or as hands-on project based classes.  Mike Johns, the owner of Mama’s Boy Design, LLC, is a Certified Baby Lock Ambassador of Education and Product Educator and Lead Trainer for Durkee Embroidery Hoops, Inc.  Mike offers a wide variety of classes on single and multi-needle Baby Lock embroidery machines, Baby Lock sergers, Durkee Embroidery Hoops, Cameo Silhouette, Brother Scan N Cut and a variety of embroidery editing and digitizing software (Embroidery Works Everyday/Advanced/Creator, Palette 11, Perfect Embroidery Professional, FTCU).  

In addition to classes held at retailer locations throughout the U.S., it is the goal of Mama’s Boy Design, LLC to provide a variety of resources for the home embroiderer and sewer.  As such, a “closed group” on Facebook has been created,  On the group page you will find Facebook Live Sessions and video tutorials focusing on basic embroidery and sewing techniques, various software, and provide education of various Baby Lock machines.  To gain access to the group, please visit the Mama’s Boy Design, LLC Facebook Page and click on the “Visit Group” icon located under the main banner.  You will be prompted to answer a series of questions which must be fully answered if you would to be considered for admission.  

Welcome to Mama’s Boy Design!

Baby Lock Education Team


December 2020 – In person events remain limited as we continue to see the rise of COVID-19. I am offering Virtual Classes, which are hosted by retailers throughout the US. Due to the nature of the virtual event schedule, dates and subjects are often updated and changed. For the best information on where you can find virtual events and what subjects are being offered, please check with your favorite local retailer and also check the Mama’s Boy Design, LLC Group on Facebook (this is a closed group, so be sure to request admission and provide answers to all membership questions when you do). If your local retailer would like to host a virtual class, please have them contact me for more information. Stay safe and I wish everyone a very Happy New Year!