Pat Algar was born in London in 1939 and attended Wimbledon School of Art where she gained
The National Diploma in Design and won a place at the Royal Academy Schools.
In 1964 she moved to Cornwall finally settling in St Ives in 1975.
Between 1994 to 1996 Pat worked in the USA exhibiting in San Diego, California and
Dallas, Texas before returning to Cornwall this time in Marazion.
Algar exhibited in many mixed shows and galleries in Cornwall including the Rainyday Gallery, she also exhibited in London and across the UK.
Her work has been purchased by several collectors including Winsor and Newton and the Falmouth Art Gallery. Algar passed away in 2013.