Texas FlyFishers will consider this the sponsored Freshwater outing for the month of November, 2017. They will convoy up that Friday, tie flies, fish, and socialize with the great group of folks that come to this event.
I've been experimenting with a new material and tied up a few of these. The question I have, what do I throw them in front of? Recipe: Size 14 scud hook Red micro chenille Silicone worm bodies, in this case 3 different colors Head cement. Tie the thread onto the hook, and wrap all the … Continue reading Worms
It never sinks, pushes water well, and catches a ton of fish. What else could you want in a fly?
Looking for something to do this coming weekend and you want to see a little bit of Louisiana? The Contraband Flycasters Expo in Lake Charles is a great place to see great fly tying, casting instruction and auction. Google Map to the Expo
Discussion: This fly gets down quickly, rides with the hook point up, has a crazy amount of movement in the water, and is extremely easy to tie. So far I have caught large-mouth bass, small-mouth bass, saugeye, white crappie, and large bluegill on it out of a local lake.Recipe: Hook: Size 8 nymph hook Thread: … Continue reading Olive sculpin
The Katy Navy met 2016-03-15-1800 to tie the yellow spider, and the squrat. 6 attendees, with VP operating the camera. Crackers, bread, cheese, and assorted goodies for snacks. Video to be uploaded and published this week. "Puck"
Feb 19 - Fly Tying (Friday) We have the opportunity of showing the next generation how to tie a simple fly. https://vimeo.com/118434924 Recipe: Size 6 nymph/streamer hook (with points cut off) Size "A" rod wrapping thread Marabou feathers, colors of your choice Gift wrapping braided tinsel, color of your choice. CA glue or fingernail polish … Continue reading TFF/ IFFF Business Class support, Fly tying @ Cypress Springs High School
Clay invited a few tyers over, and it turned out to be a lot of fun. There was no set pattern to tie, so the patterns tied were as varied as the tyers. Our host, Shannon, (I hope I got the spelling correct) provided chili, and casual atmosphere led itself to great and sundry topics for … Continue reading Fly tying at Clay’s home
Scheduled for 2016-02-16-1800. Link to the video: Link to RGW We have the Prison Permit Invitational coming up on March 12th, at Sargent, Texas so I suggest we tie flies for that event The Reverse Green weenie based on the pattern from Greg Berlocher's book. Texas Saltwater Classics: Fly Patterns for the Texas Coast ISBN-10: … Continue reading Katy Navy to tie the Reverse Green weenie
I spent a few session tying these up in anticipation of fishing for white bass this year. Batch tying the eyes, then the bodies at another session: Size 10 Mustad 3366A 6/0 thread (what denier?) Lead eyes, 1/32 oz Black fingernail polish Coyote, Arctic fox, Fish hair, or Bucktail, color of choice. Clear polish for … Continue reading Micro Clouser