Pat Smoot was born in San Francisco, California in 1924. Smoot earned her B.A. degree at UC Berkeley. She worked as a commercial artist until 1962 and then opted to devote her time to fine art and travel. Since then she has visited 72 countries. She currently lives in Petaluma, California.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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