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INTRODUCTION TO FLY TYING - Two Sessions

Dates: See Calendar

7 pm to 930 pm

$75, two session class (includes materials)

up to 6 students per session

Instructor: Avid Angler Staff

To Register: Email, or call the shop at 206-362-4030

We will cover basic fly tying techniques, necessary equipment, hook styles and how to read pattern recipes. The patterns we cover in this class will vary, but will include a dry fly, wet fly, nymph, streamer and a fly of the classes choosing. All the patterns learned during class are patterns that are proven fish takers in western waters. Specific flies tied in previous classes include a Parachute Adams, Prince Nymph, Woolly Bugger, Elk Hair Caddis and Stimulator.

The participant will complete the class with the skills necessary to tie a full complement of trout flies. Materials (except fly tying thread) will be provided, while the participants are expected to provide their own tools. A vice, bobbin and scissors are most important, but a whip finisher and bodkin are very useful.

The following are the suggested tools for this class:

Required - Vise and Bobbin
Suggested - Dubbing Needle, Hair Stacker, Hackle Pliers, Scissors, Shepherd’s Crook, Whip Finisher

Please call the shop to register - 206-362-4030

 



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