There is a 1920s era song titled “Painting the Clouds with Sunshine” which, since I had just recently listened to it on my iPhone, served as my inspiration to title this post. I was planning to publish these two images I made recently in Danville, Virginia’s historic Tobacco District, and was thinking of how to introduce it all on my photoblog. It came to me in a flash. One or more artists had indeed painted the upper walls on this old brick building with “sunshine” and that resulted in many smiles from passers-by I am sure. I am always glad to see business owners and local governments strive to improve the appearance of their central business districts, which in some cases may have declined over the years. This colorful work of art really did the job in that regard!