The Griffioen organizes cultural and creative courses in five different genres. Our location on Uilenstede is very easy to reach from Amstelveen and Amsterdam. The course prices for a student are very low. Visit all our courses via this page. Beginners and more advanced will find a suitable course. Do you want to receive the newsletter? Sign up here! 


Registration is possible at the checkout on Uilenstede from Monday to Friday, 17.00 – 22.30 hrs. Online registration is possible on this website.

At every course, the starting date is denoted and the number of classes. Classes take place every week, the same day of the week, the same time, unless denoted differently.

When subscribing for a course, please also read the general terms and conditions.

Try-outs courses FEBRUARY 2020

Are you not sure which course you want to enroll for? From Monday, February 3 to Thursday, February 6, the Griffioen organizes the Course Try-outs!

You don’t have to sign up for these free classes; just join the class. It could be possible though that some courses are already sold out. In that case, the class is not free accessible anymore. Visit this page for the schedule. Please note: The Mindfulness course on and the CombiCursus Yogamindmeditatie are not suitable for English Speakers.

Courses for English speakers

Taught in Dutch, but possible to follow
All courses are possible to enroll for, except the NL only courses which are denoted as such in the list beneath.

Taught in English
Three courses are taught in English and Dutch: Meditation (basis), meditation (intermediate) and Zen meditation. Three courses are taught in English: Mindfulness (basis) EN, Mindfulness (intermediate) EN and Mindfulness (short course) EN.

Taught in Dutch, not possible to enroll for English speakers
It is not possible to sign up for the following courses: Assertiviteit, Combi Yogamindmeditatie, Creatief Schrijven, Gedichten Schrijven, Kleuranalyse, Mindfulness (basis) NL, Mindfulness (verdieping) NL, Portretfotografie, Presenteren, Storytelling, Styling and Zeer Korte Verhalen.

all courses ’19-’20

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