Patricia McParlin is an award winning British artist who lives and works in Wales. She studied at The University of Wales, (B.A. English Literature, P.G.C.E.) and The West Wales School of the Arts, where she gained her B.A. degree in Fine Art. Winning The Welsh Artist of the Year, (student award), in 2001, and being selected for The National Eisteddfod in 2002, she has also been recently selected, (2017), as a member of The Royal Cambrian Academy.
Primarily an abstract painter, she has also worked as a teacher, musician, writer and theatre practitioner. She has exhibited widely and her work has been purchased by corporate and individual collectors, both nationally and internationally.