An article explaining how to tie Tenkara flies on eyed hooks, in this case, an Olive Tenkara Fly. Materials Hook: Tiemco BL 209 size 12 Silk: Uni-thread 8/0 coloured olive Hackle: Furnace hen cape Thorax: Hare's ear dubbing
Here is a video, showing you how to tie a Green Bodied Willie Gun Materials Hook: Single or double of size to suit conditions Silk: Red or flou red Tag: Gold oval Rib: Gold Oval Body: Green holographic tinsel Hackle: Tied in as a collar or beard Red cock or schlappen Wing: Mixed fibres [...]
This is a video description of a salmon fly pattern, Silver Wilkinson (Hair wing). Tying Materials: Hook: double or single of your choice. (In the video I have used a Ken Sawada double size 10) Silk: Flou Red 8/0 Wisp Tag: Silver oval and red silk (as tying silk). Tail: GP Pheasant Crest or fibres [...]
Here's the video showing you how to tie a Pink Czech Nymph. Perfect for Grayling or Trout. Hook: Barbless Czech nymph hook size 10 to 6 Silk:Flour red 8/0 Rib 1: Invisible thread or 2lbs mono Rib 2: Fine gold oval Shell back: Tyers mate broad pearl Body: in 4 parts Lakeland Sow back [...]
Here is a video of how to tie the Red Maggot, perfect for Grayling and Trout. Hook size 10 Czech nymph hook Silk: 8/0 flo red Underbody: Lead wire Over body: Cream coloured latex strip or rubber band Head: as tying silk Varnished with Deer Creek UV Hard resin and blue light. [...]
Here is a video for a simple nymph pattern for the Grayling. It will also work nicely for trout. Hook size: 14 barbless Partridge Head: Tungsten bead 2mm Silk: as body material Body: Nymphit olive Thorax: Nymphit red Varnished with Deer Creek UV Hard resin and blue light.
The Fly Tying Classes will again take place starting on Monday 4th November 2013 at Ponthir Village Hall at 7pm. It will run for 2 hours and is open to anyone who would like to come and learn how to tie flies or to improve their skills and techniques if they tie already. The cost [...]
Tied by Gareth Lewis Dressing Hook: curved hook of your choice size's 22 to 16 Silk: Black thread Body: as silk Thorax: Rabbit Mask or Hares' ear pricked out. Wing: Micro Krystal flash Thorax: Rabbit Mask or Hares' ear pricked out. Post: CDC plumes
Tied by Gareth Lewis Dressing Hook: Daichi emerger or R200 size 22 Silk: 14/0 sheer coloured black Body: as silk Wing: Micro krystal flash Thorax: Peacock herl
Tied by Gareth Lewis Dressing: Hook:TMC 101 size 24 or smaller if you wish Silk: 17/0 Tails: Silver Dun micro fibbetts Body: Superfine dubbing Wing: Aero Dry wing To see Gareth tie this simple but very effective pattern just watch the video below.