Alena Svobodová is a an amateur, Czech artist, who paints for relaxation. Her subject matter must create a special atmosphere for Alena, her inspiration often coming from her travels in countries such as England, Scotland, France and Italy. Painting primarily for her own enjoyment, Alena also gains great pleasure from the appreciation of others for her work. She often exhibits and sells her paintings in and around her home city of Brno. Alena's medium of choice is oil on board, rarely favouring canvas as a base. All comments are welcomed and appreciated.