2009        Penland School of Crafts, Shake Rattle and Roll: Dolph Smith, Penland, NC

2008        Penland School of Crafts, Tin can Art: Bobby Hansson, Penland, NC

1985-86   Rhode Island School of Design, Ceramics, Providence, RI

1983-85   Greater Hartford Community College, Ceramics: Mary Barringer, Harford, CT            

1977-81    Rhodes College, B. A. Studio Art: Sculpture, Memphis TN



2017       Brooks Museum of Art, By the Book: A Tribute To Dolph Smith, Memphis , TN

2016       GreenHill, Gallery Nomads 2016, Greensboro, NC

2015       Michele Tuegel Contemporary, Welcome to My World, St. Pete, FL

2013       MICA Gallery, Margaret Couch Cogswell: New Work, Bakersville, NC

2012       Blue Spiral 1, Dog Show, Asheville, NC

2011       Arts Center, UN-SPEAK-ABLE, Corvalis, Or

2011       Cultural Association ILDE, Barcelona, Use A Book, Barcelona, Spain

2011       Blue Spiral 1, Margaret Couch Cogswell- Recent Work, Asheville, NC

2011       Abecedarian Gallery, Interactive Artifact, Denver, CO

2010       Edwardsville Arts Center, An Element of Surprise: Artists Working With Tin, Edwardsville, IL

2010       Williamsburg Art and Historical Center, Tri-Fold, Brooklyn, NY

2010       Christa Faut Gallery, Penland School of Crafts , Lake Norman, NC



Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC

BooksWorks, Asheville, NC

Cloth Fiber Workshop, Asheville, NC

Gallery Shibui, Raleigh, NC

University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL



Cogswell, Margaret Couch, Book Play: Creative Adventures in Handmade Books, Lark Crafts, 2013

Salamony, Sandra, 1000 Artist' Books, Quarry Books, 2012

Wallace, Eileen, Masters: Book Arts, Lark Books, 2011

"Cloth Books", Eco Books, Lark Books, 2009



2008-11Penland Resident Artist



1999-2000   Regional Artist Project Grant.  Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland

                     County, Fayetteville, NC

2000 First Place- Other Media, Embellishment: International Bead and Button Show, Gleaming

          Treasures, Portland, OR

 1998   Best of Show - Embellishment: International Bead and Button Show, Small Wonders,

           Sacramento, CA

 1996-97    Regional Artist Program Grant.  Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland

                    County, Fayetteville, NC



Chester Public Library, Chester, NY

Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library, Topeka Kansas