Anke Colson - My Story
Anke Colson - My story
I have always felt a bit "different". I was very sensitive to atmospheres.
By drawing, reading stories and dreaming I made my world a little more beautiful and magical. Nature and magical stories about: druids, fairies, knights and Avalon were already a great source of inspiration for me then. One of my favourite books was: "King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table". When, as a 10-year-old, I discovered that the places in my children's books really existed, I knew that magic had to be real too! My interest was piqued.
On my discovery journey I came across "Celtic Reiki".
Things started to take off! My love for tree essences grew into a passion and I started getting wonderful results using the tree essences in treatments. (recently I translated this book into Dutch!). Gradually the call to follow my own path grew and so in 2012 Vizualia was founded. I started to give creative workshops and courses about the knowledge that has kept me healthy and stable throughout the years: connection with the trees, the cycle of the moon and the Celtic year wheel. Everything I learned as a healer and coach I use in my therapy work. I incorporate my creativity, love of symbolism and ancient civilisations into customised rituals for weddings, births and other important moments.
Here you can listen to an interview for internet tv programme "De Spirituele Wereld" and discover some more of my story and favourite songs.
Family life is a source of inspiration to me.
After the birth of a little miracle called "Thorin, a new wish came into being. The desire to leave something behind for the next generation. We recently started this project in 2021: "Sacred Woods asbl
I have walked many roads and gradually learned how to create my own path.