Susan Carlson – Fabric Images

Initial Deposit: $250.00



May 28-June 1, 2025

Create a fabric collage quilt of your own chosen subject using Susan’s innovative layering/collage technique. Emphasis will be on individual design, fabric selection, and the fabric collage process. Class includes a pre-class Zoom group coaching session to help prepare students for Day One of class week. Registrants will be contacted by Susan (or her husband Tom Allen), about the coaching days and times (to accommodate both morning and evening sessions) within the month prior to class. Meetings will scheduled during the week prior to class.

Class Supply Fee:

Required—ownership of the Susan Carlson Master Class—an online resource “manual” to refer to before, during, and after class—$169 after student discount, payable to Susan, yours for life ($199 regular price). Fee is waived if student already owns the Master Class. For coupon code to purchase or for any questions, please email Tom at


Susan has been doing her best to influence fabric collage quilting for the past 3 decades, striving to move fabric collage and figurative quilting forward in the world of Art Quilts through both her works of art and her teaching. Special exhibits of her work have been shown at both the International Quilt Festival-Houston and AQS-Paducah. Her weekly blog posts have educated and entertained readers for over seven years and can be found at She lives in Maine with her husband and three fur-babies.

Visit Susan’s Website

Supply List

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Intermediate to Advanced Quilter

Class Size

Class size is limited to 12 students.


Deposit due with registration: $250

Total Workshop Fee

Workshop cost $1295 (includes lunch Wednesday-Sunday): $1170 Workshop + 5 Meals $125


Workshop starts at 9am Wednesday, May 28th and ends at 2pm Sunday June 1, 2025

Workshop Payment Terms and Policies:

Workshop Deposits:

Deposits can be paid online or via check within one week of registering. Please return the registration form with your payment to hold your space. Deposits are non-refundable.

Workshop Regular Tuition and Lodging:

Regular Tuitions and Lodging Fees for each workshop are listed in the workshop description. Full payment for the workshop is due no later than four months prior to the start of the workshop. A 10% charge will be added for late payments. Check payments are preferred for balances. Credit cards are accepted but the fees assessed by the credit card company will be passed along to the student.

Five months prior to the workshop additional information about the workshop, supplies needed, and accommodations will be mailed along with an invoice for the balance due.

Workshop Refunds:

Students will receive a full tuition refund only in the event that Woodland Ridge Retreat cancels a workshop.

Workshop Cancellations:

When we accept your deposit or payment of workshop fees, we understand that circumstances may arise causing cancellation of your plans to attend that workshop. While we sympathize when such a situation occurs, we must adhere to our business policy. All cancellations must be in writing. For cancellations made 120 days or more prior to the start of a workshop, Woodland Ridge Retreat will retain the nonrefundable deposit. If notice of cancellation is received 119 days or less before the start of a workshop, full tuition is forfeited. Full tuition will also be forfeited for no-shows or withdrawals after a workshop has begun.

Please Note:

Woodland Ridge Retreat is not responsible for providing make-up classes or issuing refunds, credits, or transfers for sessions missed as a result of illness, emergencies, or other events beyond our control. We strongly urge all students to buy refundable airline tickets in case of workshop cancellations or other unforeseen events and/or purchase trip insurance. All information provided Woodland Ridge Retreat is kept confidential and is NOT shared, sold, or otherwise used by any entity.

Mail checks to:

Woodland Ridge Retreat

P.O. Box 27

Downsville, WI 54735

Make checks payable to: Woodland Ridge Retreat

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Chris & Mark Daly


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    If You DO Require Lodging, Please Fill Out the Information Below.

    • Includes lodging Tuesday night-Sunday morning.
    • Breakfast is served daily. (Lunch is included in the cost of the workshop)