Barber shaves portraits of celebrities on his clients’ headsBy Mason White 11:50 AM July 23, 2014
|Rob Ferrel Spider-Man portrait|
By: Sanvi Rizvi
(Scroll down for video) Want to have a celebrity portrait shaved onto your head? Now you can.
Expert barber Rob Ferrel of Texas, has proven to be a cut above the rest by cutting out images on his clients’ heads.
From Nelson Mandela to Marilyn Monroe, the incredibly detailed portraits instantly recognizable. Ferrel of San Antonio, uses only a pair of scissors, a traditional metal knife and some eye pencils to create the iconic faces.
Before becoming a barber, Ferrel was a carpenter. He began practicing his haircutting techniques on his young brother.
Ferrel became a celebrity in his own right when a portrait of basketball player Tony Parker went viral on the Internet. Since then, people have been flocking to his shop from around the country requesting custom designs.