Morning retired as the owner/operator of a home interior and designer of window treatment business in 2005. The next year she took her first silversmith class at William Holland and discovered a new medium to express her creative energies. Since this time Morning has attended over 30 classes a William Holland and Wild Acres Retreat. She has earned a level 4 certification in PMC under the tutelage of Teva Chaffin. Morning recently studied chasing and repousse at William Holland and Wild acres under Tom and Kaye Benham. Mornings creations have won many awards at the juried art shows in the past 9 years she attended in the southwest. Her designs often combine several disciplines in one piece. She served as president of Montgomery Gem and Mineral Club for 3 years. She also teaches privately in shops in Millbrook, AL and Wild Acres.