Hook: Scud #6 – #16 Bead: 3mm Gold Thread: Black Rib: Gold Wire Tail: Black Rabbit Fur Abdomen: Black Thread Wingcase: Gold Floss Legs: Black and Gold Rubber Legs Thorax: Baitfish Ice Wing
Hook: 2xl # 12 – #16 Thread: Match Body Color Body: Double sheet foam Legs: Crazy Legs Wing: CDC
Hook: Std or Curved #10 – #16 Thread: Black Tail: Golden Pheasant Tippets Body: 1/3 Peacock Herl 1/3 Red Floss 1/3 Peacock Herl Legs: Barred Crazy Legs Wing: White Calf’s Tail Hackle: Coachman Brown
Hook: 6xl Streamer #12 – #1/0 Weight: .925 Lead Wire Tail: White Marabou Pearl Krystal Flash Body: White Chenille Hackle: White Saddle Hackle Head: Brown Deer Hair
Carp, trout, and NZ make up a great video post.
The OPST Comando Skagit Heads are the result of decades of focus on sustained anchor systemology (SAS) by Ed Ward and Jerry French.
Lucian shows how to tie a Gammarus Nymph with the “Pro Sportfisher shell” – a pre cut synthetic type of skin with a very realistic look.
April Vokey explains the purpose of using a Rhea feather and how to incorporate it in your flies.
The second video in the Andreas Andersson Series…the Aino. Andreas’s technique of stacking light weight materials on the back and front of the hook shank makes for a super light, yet thick profiled fly. Recipe: Rear Hook – #1 B10s Tail – EP Fibers Tail 2 – Marabou Body – Polar Chenille Mid-Body – Marabou […]
The famous Swedish salmon angler and fly tier Mikael Frödin ties a modern renderation of a classic hair winged salmon fly the Willie Gunn.
Metallica Salmon Fly designed by Mr. Petur Steingrimsson at Big Laxa in Iceland, designed whilst he was listing to a song by Metallica, on state radio Mr. Petur Steingrimsson is over 80 years old and had been a guide on the Laxa for over 60 years
Jerry French is a true steelhead fly tying innovator. He shares his vast knowledge of the construction and benefits of composite dubbing loops that is applicable to any style of tying
Summertime is Terrestrial time. There is no mistake on how effective a ant can be when fished under an overhanging tree or bank. This pattern not only offers a good “SPLAT” on contact with water, it also offers a solid profile construction and durability to fish all day.
Listen to Famous Swedish fly tyer Mikael Frödin details what he thinks makes a “great fly”
A great nymph pattern that will allow any tier to create a realistic nymph.