I am a mother of a three year old son, an artist and a creative consultant based in the Netherlands. As an artist I work with watercolor, pencil and digital media to create illustrations and animations. I have directed and filmed documentaries and movies and worked with that experience as an art director. My art includes nature, human connection, introspection, peace and a touch of magic. They are reminders to reflect and be in awe of this life experience.

I am always looking to learn and embody more of what it means to live an meaningful and authentic life. I have a university background in Art History but discovered that I wanted to create art myself. Taking that path took courage and self exploration which led me to study more about positive psychology when I lived in Chicago for two years. I love incorporating all these findings in my creations and in helping you find visuals that suit you.


2010 Bachelor of Arts, University College Utrecht.

2013 Research Master Study of Art and Literature, Universiteit Leiden, Contemporary Arts

2017 Applied Positive Psychology Coach Certification, The Flourishing Center New York

2017 Certificate in Positive Psychology Based Coach, The Flourishing Center New York (Accredited Coach Training Program by ICF)


Worked with

NEST, University of Chicago, HAN University of Applied Sciences, CBS, Tetteroo Media, TwynstraGudde, NEST, Rijksoverheid, Hogeschool van Amsterdam, Humanex

Appeared on

Omroep Gelderland, Omroep Max, Muziekgebouw Amsterdam

Exhibited at

Festival de Basis Soest, Scheltema Leiden, Cafe Broei Utrecht


Let's connect and create something beautiful together! You can email me at info@suzicolpa.nl.

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