I am working on an illustration for Liberty Magazine at the moment about the "slumbering" of Protestant values in America.
The concept is to have Uncle Sam be asleep like Rip Van Winkle with a bible in hand. Here are the four composition sketches I sent to the art director.
I like the top one best, and they follow in descending order of preference. Each one works in its own way, and I think I would be satisfied with any one that gets selected, so I'll see what the A.D. says..