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Fly Tying 101

Dates: Monday 4/4 –  Wednesday 4/6

This class is the “teach all” beginner class. We provide everything you need, even the tools and vise. 70 more words

Classes

Winter fly tying - part 2

Winter is finally here. In the past four days we’ve gotten about 8″ (~20cm) of snow. On the upside (if he’s trustworthy), the groundhog didn’t see his shadow and predicts an end to winter soon. 418 more words

Flies

Winter fly tying - part 1

Unfortunately, being unemployed takes its mental toll on a person. Not only does looking for and applying to work all day, every day, become very demoralizing, it also becomes unproductive. 535 more words

Flies

What’s the difference between a knot and a hitch?

A knot is used to join two ropes together or a rope to itself.  If done correctly a knot will hold shape regardless of it being fixed to something else.   74 more words

Tools & Technique

New flies

It took me less time than I thought to break my New Year’s fishing resolution. That was to just focus on a few flies and not tie any others. 264 more words

Flies

Steelhead Bugger

Was tying up a few steelhead bugs so I threw a short video together.

Trout

Fish Chain

In Korea, dried fish are vertically arranged by chaining in ropes. This reminds me of a thousand origami cranes arrangement.

Arrangement