Here's the original.
Here's the initial sketch.
Ever-so-lightly pencil in the beastie.
Blocking in the figure in white.
Some shading. You can see she's "on top of" some trees at this point.
Sub-Arctic Land Narwhal!
My first attempt at altering an oil painting. I felt a little like I was destroying a bit of history since the landscape painting was done in 1965. Perhaps a series of events put into play by unseen cosmic forces guided it to my hands. Or maybe I'm an irreverent jerk. Either way.