My Friends

No users have been added to SandFibers's friends list.

My Bio

I was once an English teacher. I was once an environmental analyst. I was once a professional writer. I was once a technical editor. B O R I N G

Then I started having fun with beads (sand) and fabric (fiber).

Sand Fibers was born in August 2005 as an umbrella under which I (Carol Dean Sharpe) could sell my jewelry and any quilting I might manage to get done. My primary venue is my etsy store at  I have beaded jewelry and fabric bowls in several local galleries. Some of my jewelry is also featured at

I have had several of my patterns published in this year's issues of Step by Step Beads. :D