Claire Heminsley is a textile designer and illustrator working under the name Incahoots.  A graduate of Glasgow School of Art, she has taught in higher and further education part time, for many years. Drawing and the design process are at the core of both her creative and teaching practice

Diana A Sykes is Director of Fife Contemporary Art & Craft which organises activity for the public and support for artists across Fife from a St Andrews base. Helping with OTRA is therefore rather like an enjoyable buswoman’s holiday (especially as in a past life she was a Curator/Driver).

Vice Chair

Kathy Watts is an artist and designer based in Fife. Kathy is creative director of fashion jewellery company Joe Cool UK Ltd. Her work in the fashion jewellery industry has been a major influence in her practice which explores production and consumption through sculpture and site specific installation.


Sheila Page has been involved in education for the whole of her career. A graduate of Glasgow School of Art, she taught art and design in colleges for many years. She is particularly interested in the development of creativity across all subjects areas. Her own artwork focuses on drawing, painting and textiles.