Tags » Fly Tying

Johnson’s Freaky Frog _ White River Tying Video Series

WE HAVE been awaiting this fly with much anticipation, our mate, guide and new Umpqua Fly Designer Chad Johnson’s Freaky Frog.

There were a few headaches in meeting Chad’s standards on this pattern to make sure it cast, and fished properly which meant it was a few months late. 112 more words


Fly tying course # 5 Dry Fly Adult caddis

X Caddis

Dont forget! If you have any questions please dont hesitate to ask. Just post your question at the foot of this page.

If you would like to receive a message when the next stage of the course is published, just add your e mail address at the top right of this page. 594 more words

Fly Tying

Fly tying course # 3 Its a material world

Fly tying, in most cases, begins with a fly tying kit.  Unfortunately most fly tying kits can result in the same frustration as starting to tie too difficult patterns. 3,366 more words

Fly Tying

Fly Tying Course # 2 Thread and Whip finish

Tying thread:

There are many threads available today that have many different properties. The tyer will want to use the one that is most suited to the task at hand, in respect to thickness, strength, stretchability, waxed or un-waxed and weather it has a flat or round profile on the hook, And of course colour. 1,020 more words

Fly Tying

Fly tying course # 1 Getting started

If you know anyone who is starting to tie flies or wishes too, please send them a link to this course or at least let them know about it. 507 more words

Fly Tying