Tying Nymphs By Charlie Craven
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Charlie Cravens is one the finest fly tiers in the world. His innovative patterns have become some of the popular patterns fished whether you are fishing a nymph on your local creek or pitching a fly to a wary bonefish on some distant flat.
The best subsurface flies for rivers and lakes around the world. Over 50 essential nymph patterns, detailed tying instructions, insights into material preparation, and tricks of the trade from one of the country's best tiers. 8.5x11 inches, 192 pgs.
"Forget everything you thought you knew about tying nymphs, Charlie Craven always seems to find more efficient ways to produce sexier flies. Not only does he have a critical and a creative mind, he is the best communicator in fly tying today, with a neighborly, engaging writing style and clear, detailed photography that will drag you kicking and screaming into the world of better fly tying." (Ross Purnell Fly Fisherman magazine 2015-09-01)
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Charlie Craven co-owns Charlie’s Fly Box, a fly shop in Arvada, Colorado, and is a top-selling signature fly designer for Umpqua Feather Merchants. Craven is the Fly Tier’s Bench columnist for Fly Fisherman and author of Charlie Craven’s Basic Fly Tying: Modern Techniques for Flies That Catch Fish and Charlie’s Fly Box: Signature Flies for Fresh and Salt Water. He is also featured in the recent Fly Fisherman magazine DVDs Warmwater Fly Tying and Saltwater Fly Tying. He lives in Palmer Lake, Colorado, with his wife, Lisa, two giant dogs, and a slew of children.