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Last update: 2009-07-05

#65 -Fort Conger

2009-07-05 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Land meets history as Cory unexpectedly flies to Fort Conger for a painting trip back in time. #65 -Fort Conger …

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#64- The Vista

2009-07-04 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

An awesome High Arctic vista inspires Cory, and then plans change as a northern heat wave causes the The MacDonald River to rise. #64- The Vista …

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#63- New Land

2009-07-03 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory explores new land beyond the McDonald River and ends up at a beautiful little lake up in the mountains. #63- New Land …

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#62- To Tanquary

2009-07-02 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

The scenery changes for Cory and Carl as they relocate to the dramatic landscapes surrounding Tanquary Fiord, 100 km south of Lake Hazen on Ellesmere Island. #62- To Tanquary …

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#61- The Back To Camp

2009-07-01 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory and Carl head back to the parks camp, but not before a visit from more Arctic Wolves and some Ellesmere painting. #61- Back To Camp …

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#60- The Big Hike

2009-06-30 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

A 12 hour hike leads Cory and Carl to some great wildlife and mountain views, and nasty weather. #60- The Big Hike …

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#59- Painting… At Last!

2009-06-29 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

At last, 5 days into the trek, Cory begins his first painting ever in the High Arctic after he and Carl set up camp near the incredible Henrietta Nesmith Glacier. #59- Painting…At Last! …

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#58- It Begins

2009-06-28 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

With gear and food for 10 days on the land, Cory and Carl make their way toward Henrietta Neismith Glacier, but encounter a few challenges in the way. #58- It Begins …

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#57- Flying To The Far North

2009-06-27 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Boarding a Twin Otter, Cory journeys further north over a mesmerizing landscape, to land near the top of the world at Lake Hazen in Quittinirpaaq National Park on Ellesmere Island. #57- Flying To The Far North …

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#56- Resolute Layover

2009-06-26 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

An extra day in Resolute Bay, due to baggage delays, leads to unexpected discoveries for Cory and Carl on their journey to the High Arctic’s Ellesmere Island. #56- Resolute Layover …

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#55- Heading North

2009-06-24 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory’s begins his 7 week arctic trek by boarding a jet with brother Carl in Ottawa and flying north. But not everything goes according to plan. #55- Heading North …

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#54- Gearing Up… Again

2009-06-18 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory’s brother Carl helps take care of a few more trip-specific chores as they prepare for their departure for the high arctic. #54- Gearing Up… Again …

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#53- Trek Research

2009-06-01 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory shows how he uses Google Earth as a very useful tool in determining his routes for his upcoming arctic painting trek. #53- Trek Research …

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#52- The Big Race

2009-05-01 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory takes his arctic training up a big notch by entering his first adventure race with his brother Carl who will be joining on the next trek. It’s the 2008 ESAR (http://www.esar.ca), and do they ever get a work-out! #52- The Big Race …

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#51- Moving On

2007-08-27 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory last video journal from his month of painting and exploring Baffin Island. #51- Moving On …

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#50- Tea & Paint

2007-08-26 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Sam boils up some wild arctic tea and Cory tries to put some incredible scenery on canvas. #50- Tea & Paint …

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#49- A Magical Place

2007-08-25 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Traveling further up the coast of Baffin Island, Cory enters the magical realm of Sam Ford Fiord. #49- A Magical Place …

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#48- Painting Safety

2007-08-24 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

In polar bear country, Cory shares this strategy for dealing with this very present danger while painting. #48- Painting Safety …

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#47- Tommy’s Cabin

2007-08-23 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Ice packs clears and Cory heads out with Inuit guides Jayco and Sam to Tommy’s cabin on the way up to Sam Ford Fiord. #47- Tommy’s Cabin …

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#46- Coming To Clyde

2007-08-21 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory arrives at the arctic community of Clyde River for the last leg of his trek, and is greeted by another polar bear. #46- Coming To Clyde …

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#45- In The Air

2007-08-20 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

An aerial montage over Baffin Island glaciers and ice caps followed by an update from Canadian North offices in Iqualuit. #45- In The Air …

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#44- Leaving The Fiord

2007-08-19 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Ice chunks fall as Cory paints an amazing glacier, and a lunch of fresh char makes for a memorable last day at Coronation Fiord. #44- Leaving The Fiord …

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#43- Catching Char

2007-08-18 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Catching char the Inuit way. Watch one of the ways Cory’s Inuit guide Billy goes about supplying fresh food for his family. #43- Catching Char …

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#42- To The Fiord

2007-08-17 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory travels by boat for hours with Inuit guide Billy Arnaquq to explore and paint the incredible Coronation Fiord. #42- To The Fiord …

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#41- Painting Icebergs, Part 3/3

2007-08-16 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Only a morning left before Cory has to move on to the next leg of his journey . Will he finally get the chance to paddle his canoe out to the alluring iceberg and start his painting? #41- Painting Icebergs, Part 3/3 …

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#40- Painting Icebergs, Part 2/3

2007-08-16 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

With a freshly assembled canoe in hand, Cory heads out to see if he can get a new painting started of a beautiful iceberg. #40- Painting Icebergs, Part 2/3 …

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#39- Painting Icebergs, Part 1/3

2007-08-16 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory prepares to get up close and personal to an arctic iceberg to paint it by assembling a 16′ Pakboat canoe brought along in duffel bag. #39- Painting Icebergs, Part 1/3 …

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#38- Bears, Icebergs & Char

2007-08-15 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory flies to the eastern Canadian arctic community of Qikiqtarjuak, discovers an incredible land. #38- Bears, Icebergs & Char …

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#37- Finally… Painting Thor

2007-08-11 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory hikes out from camp to paint Mt. Thor again…. and almost runs out of daylight. Auyuittuq National Park. #37- Finally… Painting Thor …

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#36- Around Camp

2007-08-10 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Staying a little closer to camp, Cory strikes out to find something new to paint in the eastern arctic’s Baffin Island. Auyuittuq National Park. #36- Around Camp …

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#35- Exploring Thor

2007-08-09 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory hikes further up the Weasel River in search of Mount Thor, and finds the weather adding to the unique challenge. Auyuittuq National Park. #35- Exploring Thor …

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#34- Inspiration

2007-08-08 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Get inside the head of artist Cory Trepanier head as he begins a new painting in the awesome wilderness of Baffin Island’s Auyuittuq National Park. #34- Inspiration …

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#33- Glimpse Of Mount Thor

2007-08-07 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Further up the Weasel River Valley in Auyuittuq National Park, Cory catches his first view of the magnificent Mount Thor, which has the distinction of being the highest sheer rock face in the world. #33- Glimpse Of Mount Thor …

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#32- Trail Update

2007-08-06 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory shares a progress report and goals for this leg of his journey after almost losing his tent to the wind. Auyuittuq National Park. #32- Trail Update …

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#31- To The Arctic Circle

2007-08-05 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

The weather changes as Cory and Marten hike further up the Weasle River valley, heading ever slowly toward Mt. Thor, and across the Arctic Circle. Auyuittuq National Park. #31- To The Arctic Circle …

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#30- First Painting

2007-08-04 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

After putting on a few kilometers, Cory settles down to begin his first paintings in the eastern arctic, and shares a few thoughts on the subject. Auyuittuq National Park. #30- First Painting …

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#29- On Foot

2007-08-03 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

The hike begins, bringing Cory into some incredible landscapes, and some mighty cold river crossings. Auyuittuq National Park. #29- On Foot …

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#28- Heading Out

2007-08-02 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Auyuittuq National Park. is about a hour’s ride away by boat. But getting to the boat is the first challenge! #28- Heading Out …

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#27- Getting There

2007-08-01 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

The 2007 Into The Arctic excursion to the eastern arctic begins. First destination: Pangnirtung, gateway to Auyuittuq National Park. But Cory has to get there first. #27- Getting There …

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#26- Training for Baffin Island

2007-07-15 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory tries to get in a little better shape for his upcoming month-long journey to the eastern Canadian Arctic’s Baffin Island. At the same time he shares some of his plans and inspirations for this 2nd leg of his Into The Arctic project. #26- Training for Baffin Island …

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#25- Framing, Part 1

2007-07-05 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory and Janet visit Fotiou Frames to begin the challenging process of selecting and designing a unique line of frames for the Into The Arctic Collection of paintings that Cory is creating. #25- Framing, Part 1 …

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#24- From Field To Finish

2007-05-05 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory takes us through to completion on one of his arctic paintings, “Fall on The Dempster”, which depicts the incredible tundra after it’s summer colours have left. #24- From Field To Finish …

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#23- Time To Stretch

2007-04-04 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory shares some of the behind the scenes work that goes into many of his paintings that begin in the field with his Into the Arctic Video Journal #23, “Time to Stretch”. #23- Time To Stretch …

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#22- Back in the Studio

2007-01-29 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory is back in the studio in Caledon, Ontario, Canada. While working on a piece begun in the arctic he shares some personal insights into the rewards of painting and a little about the creative process of picking up from where he left off in the field. #22- Back in the Studio …

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#21- Caribou And Grizzlies

2006-08-29 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Back along the Dempster Highway, now in fall colour, Cory and his family encounter their first grizzly bears in the wild. And a bunch more caribou as well. #21- Caribou And Grizzlies …

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#20- Mountain Tops

2006-08-23 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Exploring and painting in the remote British Mountains of Ivvavik National Park under very challenging weather conditions. #20- Mountain Tops …

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#19- Into The Mountains

2006-08-22 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory hikes into the arctic mountain with all of his gear to paint seldom seen vistas. #19- Into The Mountains …

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#18- Going To The Firth

2006-08-19 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

With the family comfortably settled in Inuvik, Cory flies with Park Canada to the Firth River in Ivvavik National Park top explore the ancient river and mountains surrounding it. #18- Going To The Firth …

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#17- Back to Paulatuk

2006-08-13 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory heads back to Paulatuk after exploring the land. Because of the ruggedness of the terrain, the 72km trek back took 11 hours on a four-wheeler hauling a trailer. #17- Back to Paulatuk …

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#16- Painting The Brock

2006-08-10 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory develops an oil painting study from the incredible Brock River canyon for a larger canvas back in the studio. #16- August 8, 2006: Painting The Brock …

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#15- Painting Jonah

2006-08-08 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

While tent bound because of bad weather, Cory decides on a different and unplanned subject to paint. #15- Painting Jonah …

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#14- Big Storm

2006-08-07 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory is side-tracked from his artistic pursuits when a major storm moves in on the arctic canyon edge. #14- Big Storm …

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#13- To The Brock

2006-08-06 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Across the land to the Brock River canyon, just west of Tuktut Nogait National Park, where Cory and his family will camp while Cory paints the arctic landscape. #13- To The Brock …

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#12- Flight to Paulatuk

2006-08-04 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

The Trepaniers board the plane for an hour long flight to Paulatuk, a town of 300 people on the edge of the Arctic Ocean, and enter an arctic community for their first time. #12- Flight to Paulatuk …

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#11- Packing Gear

2006-08-02 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

More packing, this time gear for the whole family for their expedition out onto the arctic land beyond Paulatuk for 11 days. #11- Packing Gear …

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#10- Packing Food

2006-08-02 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Now over a month on the road, the Trepaniers dig deep into the RV for food to pack for the flight out to Paulatuk, and the wilderness beyond. #10- Packing Food …

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#09- Inuvik

2006-08-01 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

After 750 km of dirt and gravel, the Trepaniers reach the end of the road in Inuvik #09- Inuvik …

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#08- Tombstone Painting

2006-07-26 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Now on the famed Dempster highway in the Yukon, Cory finds a captivating valley scene and begins a new oil painting. July 26, #08- Tombstone Painting …

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#07- Alpine Hike

2006-07-11 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

On their through the northern British Columbia Rockies, Cory, Janet and the girls embark on a 7.5 hour hike into the alpine heights. #07- Alpine Hike …

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#06- Road Report

2006-07-07 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

While traveling across the country in their RV, Cory stops to give an update and shares some insight about their journey. #06- Road Report …

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#05- Canoe Pick-Up

2006-06-30 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

The Trepaniers stop in Thunder Bay, Ontario to pick up their prototype 20′ 6″ carbon fiber/ kevlar 4 seater Bell Canoe for their trip across the country. #05- Canoe Pick-Up …

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#04- Studio Prep

2006-06-25 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory shares a little from his studio in Caledon, Ontario about his art gear preparation for his 2 and a half month trip across Canada and into the western arctic. #04- Studio Prep …

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#03- Hiking Practice

2006-06-16 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

A little gear testing and practice for the Trepanier’s in the Caledon hills. #03- Hiking Practice …

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#02- Food Prep

2006-06-12 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Getting food together for a family of four for an extended excursion is a big job. Get a little insight on how Janet tackled some of this task. #02- Food Prep …

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#01- Wilderness First Aid Training Course

2006-05-19 :: Cory Trepanier, The Into the ARCTIC Project

Cory and Janet Trepanier learn valuable wilderness first aid training in preparation for their excursions into the arctic with their kids. Cory is creating a new collection of original oil paintings over the next few years, and the experience is being shared through many channels, including a future exhibition tour, documentary television and the internet. #01- [...]…

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Into The ARCTIC: Artist Cory Trepanier's Video Journals

Join artist Cory Trepanier as he explores the richness of the north, at times with his family, and creates a new collection of original oil paintings from the Canadian arctic over a few years. This concentrated effort to explore and paint from west to east, and south to north, exploring the wide scope of the arctic experience is truly unique. By interacting so closely with his environment, Cory's canvases will be infused with a genuineness that will bring viewers closer to this land. These video journals share unique insights into the adventure and the creative process as it unfolds over the next few years. Reports come from the wilderness and from Cory's studio in Caledon, Ontario, Canada as he develops the paintings that he begins in the field, leading up to exhibitions, televised documentaries and more. Find out all the details about this exciting project at www.intothearctic.com. Learn more about the fine art of Cory Trepanier at www.trepanieroriginals.com

Into The ARCTIC: Artist Cory Trepanier's Video Journals


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