Virtual Family Day at KAC: Oopjen Costume Making

Saturday, March 13, 2021
11 AM - 12:30 PM - At your house!


This Family Day is inspired by the Coastline Children’s Film Festival’s feature film Jackie & Oopjen. Watch the film Friday, March 12 at 6 PM and then tune into Virtual Family Day with Miss Dani Saturday, March 13 at 11 AM all from the comfort of your home! Create a snowflake lace collar and ribbon bow sash to perfectly match Oopjen, co-star of the film, from Rembrandt’s famous painting Portrait of Oopjen Coppit


Jackie & Oopjen, 2021 Dutch/UK. 90 min, subtitles. Ages 9+ 

12-year-old Jackie has made Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum, where her mom works, her second home. While wandering around after hours, Oopjen from Rembrandt’s famous painting suddenly comes to life! It seems she is looking for her long-lost sister. Jackie is used to solving other people’s problems and decides to take Oopjen home, so they can go look for her sister. For the woman from the Golden Age, this modern world, its customs and appliances are a great adventure. And Jackie, who doesn’t really have any friends at school, finally gains a true BFF!

Register for the film here:

KAC is excited to continue offering free & fun art activities for families. All events are online and by registration only. Family Day Art Fundles will be available for pick-up the weekend before the event: Friday, March, 5th – Monday, March 8th & Friday, March 12th. Participant Zoom invitations will be emailed the day before the event.