Ann Oram was born in London in 1956 and studied at Edinburgh College of Art during 1976 - 1982. During her rich career as a full time artist, Ann Oram was also a lecturer at the Edinburgh College of Art and a current member of the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour. Ann travels extensively abroad for her art and runs the Art School with her husband. Her artworks are in private and prestigious public collections including the Edinburgh University, Royal Bank of Scotland, Scottish Widows, Bank of Scotland, etc. During 1990's Ann completed two commissioning projects for the Royal Bank of Scotland - designed two tapestries for the Younger Building in Edinburgh; and the other for Standard Life - Paintings of the Edinburgh International Festival Fireworks, and Princes Street Gardens, for their new Headquarters in Lothian Road.