Words of Wisdom Quilt

Difficulty level Intermediate
Time to Complete A week or more


Circle of Wisdom Quilt

This quilt as pictured contains embroidery designs form the collection Words of Wisdom by Tamara Kate #80133. This collection can be purchased from www.scissortailstitches.com. If you wish you can substitute this for designs of your choosing, as long as they will fit within the embroidery section pattern (approximately 15cm x 20cm or 6” x 8”). The Trapunto word  embroidery designs are a free download. 

Materials Needed

  • 1.5m x 2 fabrics for outer section and inner circle
  • 1.5m x dark grey borders fabric
  • 1.2m x white fabric for embroidery
  • 30cm x 3 colours of fabric for the outer wedges
  • 30cm x 2 colours of fabric for trapunto inner wedges
  • 2m of backing fabric
  • 2m of wadding
  • 1.2m of high quality, light weight, iron on interfacing 
  • 1m of medium weight tearaway
  • Scrap of Vilsofix or similar
  • Template Plastic
  • Threads and general sewing supplies