If you’re ever passing through San Antonio and fancy a bit of a haircut, make sure you find yourself sitting in a barber chair at Rob the Original Barbershop with Rob Ferrel himself brandishing the scissors. It’ll be a haircut like none you’ve ever had before.
Nearly ten years ago, a kid came in and asked Rob if he could trim a little swirl into his hair. That paved the way for Rob to start challenging himself with more intricate designs like symbols and logos. Now, he can trim amazingly accurate celebrity portraits into people’s hair. Not only that, all he needs is to bring up the image on his phone and work freehand off that.
He doesn’t even need special equipment – just your typical barbershop utensils, plus coloured eyeliner for (you guessed it) adding colours at the end. Here’s some of his ‘exhibits’. It’s a shame they’re so temporary! I wonder what they look like two weeks later though….