A Perdigon Box…

These are the first flies that I have tied in quite awhile. Some of them were tied with the assistance of my Grandson Miles, who really seems to enjoy tying and has some nimble moves. Hopefully, I will be able to use  these patterns with Michael and Miles later this...

New Year and my guys…

After a year of basically not tying flies, I am trying block blogging…It’s new for me and will take some getting used to… I have also been dealing with a host of surgeries related to kidney stones. It started in mid-June, 2021, and continues through the present with 5...

Starting again someplace…

I last tied flies in October of 2018. After all of the medical experiences I have gone through since May of 2019, there just has not been a lot of motivation to begin again…well, that’s over… Back at the vise… A few items I picked up at Bob Marriott’s Fly Fishing...

BACK TO TYING…

So…Michael and Ally provided me with some incentives to get on the vise again… My other light like this is attached to my desk in Pullman, WA… Ally provided me with some tungsten beads, Dohiku Jig Hooks and 18/0 thread from Semperfli…All from my friend Jacob Adamovich...

The Little North Fork of the Clearwater River…

Ally, Nick and Hero and their friend Blaine took a short trip over to the Little North Fork of the Clearwater River this past weekend (August 22-23) to camp and look for some Cutthroat Trout. Their trip was cut short on Sunday by the appearance of a rather large bear...