Route 66 Allen Candy mural Pontiac Illinois | Photo Art Print
In the quiet town of Pontiac, Illinois, along the nostalgic Route 66, I stumbled upon a whimsical mural adorning the wall of an old building. The Allen Candy Mural, with its vibrant colors and playful imagery, felt like a sweet ode to the simple joys of yesteryears. It was a colorful pause in the midst of the town's serene ambiance, inviting smiles and a touch of child-like wonder.
The mural, depicting a classic candy store scenario, exuded a playful charm. The bright colors, the jovial characters, and the whimsical design all contributed to a narrative that was both cheerful and nostalgic. It was a visual journey back to simpler times, where a visit to the candy store was a small yet cherished adventure.
As I captured this scene, the sun cast a warm glow on the mural, making the colors pop against the calm, blue sky. It was a delightful contrast that added a layer of richness to the cheerful narrative portrayed.
Pontiac, with its small-town charm and a rich tapestry of murals, provides a canvas where artistry and history coalesce. The Route 66 Allen Candy Mural is a sweet reminder of the simple pleasures that color our memories. This photograph is an invitation to reminisce, to celebrate the whimsical, and to appreciate the artistry that adds a touch of sweetness to the narrative of Route 66.
© Dan Kosmayer, 2022
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