Swan Bay Folk Art Center & Farm

in Port Republic, NJ


Nestled in the Pine Barrens of southern New Jersey is Swan Bay Folk Art Center, a place where people can come to learn skills from days gone by in order to create pieces of their own history.  For 25 years, Niki Giberson and her husband Gary have run Swan Bay Folk Art Center out of their home, a sheep farm settled on land that has been in Gary's family since 1637.  

     

Welcome, friends!  Pour yourself a cup of tea and see what new and exciting things are going on

                                                                                                 at the farm, gas station, studio, and classrooms!

UPCOMING EVENTS

OPEN HOUSE
Saturday August 29th 

10:00-2:00

Open House
At 
Swan Bay Farm
Saturday, July 11th
10am - 2pm
Visit with our sheep and new chickens (free)
Try your hand at:
Water Wool Felting a Pouch($10.00) 
Needle Felting a Project of Your Choice ($10.00)
or Making a Stuffed Animal ($18.00)

Bring a lunch and enjoy the farm under our picnic pavilion
Swan Bay Farm is located at
300 Sooy's Landing Rd.
Port Republic, NJ 08241
609 652-0366

NEW BASKET CLASS SERIES: 
                       TASTY TUESDAYS

On the Second Tuesday of every month, Niki will be featuring a new basket, complete with a recipe and tasty treat to sample.  See what classes are being offered HERE.  

Ode To A Butterfly
Nickel Creek (Nickel Creek )
0:00/4:10

Featured on CNN's Parts Unknown

Gary and Niki were recently taped for an upcoming episode of the Emmy Award winning television series, "Parts Unknown."  They had a wonderful day shooting with Anthony Bourdain and his talented crew.  Our episode will be airing on May 31st!  (Here in NJ it is on at 9:00 p.m. on CNN.)

Make sure you like our FACEBOOK page to get the latest details on events at the farm, projects, online coupon codes, and sheep stories! 

Tuesday, Aug 4 at 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday, Aug 7 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday, Aug 11 at 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday, Aug 14 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Merlin meets his ladies in Early September 2014...

Read all about Merlin's NEW JOB HERE

Some of our latest crafty endeavors from our 
Etsy shop: