Are you happy with your barber? If not, you may want to try Rob “The Original” Ferrel, and ask for insane haircut — a portrait of your hero!
Rob Ferrel, an artist and master barber currently based in San Antonio, Texas, has created a new trend of men’s hairstyle. The artist turned barber has been making a buzz over the internet for his haircut portraits of famous people such as Steve Jobs, soccer players Leonil Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, Tupac Shakur, Bruce Lee, among others. He even sculpted Spiderman and Statue of Liberty. Amazing Talent!
Ferrel’s creative talent has been getting national attention. He has been featured at Yahoo, Good Morning America, ESPN and many more. He was awarded 1st Place at Top Notch Entertainments Fashion and Hair show Explosion. And his Instagram followers has swelled to more than 70,000.
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All images courtesy of Rob Ferrel, and are published with permission.
The statement on his website says:
Rob the Original is a Barber from Los Angeles, California now living in San Antonio, Texas. Upon moving to San Antonio he aspired to be an artist never imagining himself a barber, but when he combined the two his passion was born. With his background in drawing, combined with his professional barber skills, Rob the Original has changed the way we look at haircuts. He has pioneered a new way of thinking about what a barber does. He’s not just a barer he’s also a Hair Artist. From simple fades to complex designs and portraits the boundaries of normal barbers do not apply to Rob. This allows for a haircut more original than any other.