Fly Tying

On Proper Proportions

  • By: Darrel Martin

Topics: " fly tying and proper proportions: dry fly( traditional); catskill dry fly; thorax wing dun(marinaro); compara-dun(Caucci-Nastasi); dry fly(hair wing); wet fly(quill wing); nymph(extended-shank patterns); dry fly(parachute hackle); no-hackle dun(Swisher-Richards); soft-hackle; hen-spinner(Swisher-Richards);

Form From Fluff

  • By: Darrel Martin

Topics: Patterns that create form from fluff and the advantages to fluffy feathered flies Flypattern(s): Airedal; Chickabou Crayfish

The Body Beautiful- Part II

  • By: Darrel Martin

Topics: Body materials

The Body Beautiful

  • By: Darrel Martin

Topics: The body of a fly Flypattern(s): Tinsel body; Stripped Peacock Herl; Cliped-Hackle body; Hackle-Stem Body; Married Thread Body

Tying Simple

  • By: Darrel Martin

Topics: "simple patterns and methods and hot to tie the Fur Strip Nymph, Midge Emerger, and the Clipped-Hackle Proto-Pattern" Flypattern(s): Fur Strip Nymph; Midge Emerger; Clipped-Hackle Proto-Pattern

The Neglected Shrimp

  • By: Darrel Martin

Topics: Shrimp patterns and how to tie the Czech Shrimp Flypattern(s): Czech Shrimp

Backward Tying

  • By: Darrel Martin

Topics: "Reverse Patterns, flies tied back-to-front, and how to tie the Shucking Midge" Flypattern(s): Shucking Midge Dealer/Manufacturer(s): "Bauer; Thompson; Mangrove; Spirit River, Scott"

Beyond The Hook

  • By: Darrel Martin

Topics: Tying the extended body: Schwiebert's Wire Body&Martin's Sleeve Body

A Supernatural Art

  • By: Darrel Martin

Topics: Realistic patterns: Bill Logan's Gallatin River Salmonfly Nymph&Bob Mead's Damselfly Flypattern(s): Bill Logan's Gallatin River Salmonfly Nymph&Bob Mead's Damselfly

Imitative Tying And The BWO

  • By: Darrel Martin

Topics: Imitative tying and the Blue Wing Olive Flypattern(s): Blue Wing Olive