Open Barbers lookbook£25.00
Amy spent six-months in residence at Open Barbers (May to October 2016), where she drew hair portraits of the salon’s clients.
These delicate and beautiful pictures trace their sitters’ hair only: no face shape, no identifying features. A selection of them are compiled, here, into a Look Book for the salon, to help clients choose their next style.
Open Barbers is a social enterprise which offers a personalised haircutting experience with a queer and trans friendly attitude. The salon offers a sliding scale of payment, inviting clients to pay what they can afford.
This Look Book is a lasting memory of Amy’s residency at Open Barbers: a glimpse into the lives and conversations she was part of, as well as a tool to help the salon and its clients as they continue to grow.
A digital copy of the Look Book can be viewed here : http://amypennington.co.uk/look-book/
To find out more about Open Barbers : http://openbarbers.com
158 pages, perfect bound A4 book with golden title lettering. Edition of 100, all copies signed by Amy.