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International Fly-Tying Symposium

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For the second time, I attended the International Fly-Tying Symposium in Somerset NJ.  As in the previous time, I concentrate my effort looking at a couple of fine craftsmen at work and see, if I can pick up some skills.  So, my quick summary:

Steve Fernandez, this was the first time I have been able to see Steve (from California) at work. His flies are art, but watching him tie a Catskill Style Dry Fly and listening to him explain what and why as he is doing, I can to realization he is the greatest tyer I know.  I learnt a few things on thread management and I admire his sense of design.



Please note the above flies are not in order to the names.

The other tyers I took time to study and ask questions where:

I will try and get some more pictures up this week.


Added November 29 – Linda’s Weave Stone and Don’s La Belle





Written by raspberryfisher

2013/11/28 at 02:10

Posted in Fly-Tying

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  1. Must have felt like being a kid in a candy shop….


    2013/12/01 at 22:02

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