History of the Project In 2002, Noel McNaught of New Zealand, the widow of John McNaught of the Beaverlodge area, contacted the Prairie Gallery in Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada stating a wish to lease the 160 acre Homestead to a group.
Visit one of the town’s major attractions. Come and discover the transformation of this historical building into a vibrant community asset. Potters and weavers have spacious rooms in the basement. Work from their hands finds ready sales in the Gift Shop. Beginners are always welcome. The Cultural Centre offers great instruction in a variety of arts and crafts, including pottery, weaving, stained glass, drawing, painting, felting, etc