Rob Ferrel makes dazzling portraits out of salt

The talented artist Rob Ferrel also known as robtheoriginal residing in San Antonio, Texas creates highly realistic salt portraits. Rob uses salt, a few brushes and piece of cardstock to makes amazing salt portraits. Rob mostly makes popular celebrities portraits, he has made portraits of artists like Michael Jackson, Snoop Dogg, John Lennon, Lebron James, ect.

Rob begins by pouring salt on a table and then moves it around with brushes until recognizable features begin to emerge. He also uses cardstock for creating clean, sharp lines. Once the portrait is ready, he photographs it , and then gathers up all the salt to make his next masterpiece.

Here are some outstanding salt portraits created by Rob Ferrel. You can also check out his more artwork on Instagram page @robtheoriginal.

 

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