1975 Fellow of American Craftsmen’s Council (now American Craft Council) (inaugural group)
1983 Honor Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Visual Arts, Women’s Caucus for Art, Port of History Museum, Philadelphia, PA
1987 American Craft Council’s Gold Medal Award
1992 Honorary Doctorate Degree, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
1999 Master of the Medium Award, Renwick Alliance, Washington, DC
2000 Visionaries Award, American Craft Museum (now Museum of Arts and Design), New York, NY