Bergman Wet Fly Tying Class Detail

Saturday October 5th I will be teaching a class on Ray Bergman Wet Flies at FlyMasters of Indianapolis.  I have picked out three simple wet flies that represent many of the different skills and techniques needed to tie wet flies.  The focus in this class is to introduce tiers to how wet flies are constructed … Read more

Tying Video – The Ambrose Bucktail

The Ambrose Bucktail is the third bucktail streamer in a series this fall. It is also the third fly to be taught in a Bucktail Streamer class this September. I wanted to throw in a bass streamer since many people do not realize there are a number of patterns that were created to target bass. … Read more

Tying Video – The Little Brown Trout

The latest fly tying video is out and it is the Little Brown Trout.  This also is from Mike Valla’s book on Bucktail streamers and it is the second fly for an upcoming class I will be teaching on Bucktail Streamers on September 14th at FlyMasters of Indianapolis.  The Little Brown Trout is a very … Read more

Bucktail Streamer Class Details

On September 14th I will be teaching a Bucktail Streamer Class at FlyMasters of Indianapolis.  I have chosen three wonderful bucktail flies that will not only introduce tiers to some classic streamers and the fun of tying bucktail streamers but also provide some very productive fly patterns.  Streamer season is starting here in central Indiana … Read more

Tying Video – Blacknose Dace

The latest tying video from Dressed Irons is live on YouTube and it is the Blacknose Dace by Art Flick.  The Blacknose Dace is a classic bucktail streamer pattern that utilizes basic fly tying materials to produce a very elegant but effective fly.  Tied to resemble the Blacknose Dace minnow, more specifically the Eastern Blacknose … Read more