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by Johnno
Sun Oct 24, 2021 2:22 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Keel Flies
Replies: 3
Views: 305

Re: Keel Flies

I’m always having issues with painted eyes running when I top coat them with clear.

Any ideas anyone?
by Johnno
Sun Sep 12, 2021 2:02 pm
Forum: Tutorials / Step-by-Steps / Video Demos
Topic: Mike Tucker Stonefly (Semi-realistic)
Replies: 7
Views: 1313

Re: Mike Tucker Stonefly (Semi-realistic)

Great! Admin: can this be pinned please? I’d like this as a ready reference. 8-)
by Johnno
Fri Sep 10, 2021 1:31 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Edson Tigers
Replies: 5
Views: 387

Re: Edson Tigers

I’d love some cheeks. Anyone know where they can be sourced?
by Johnno
Tue Sep 07, 2021 4:20 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Telephone Box.
Replies: 7
Views: 546

Re: Telephone Box.

Thx! Actually I’d love to get to the USA and have a “soft hackle and wet fly roadie”. One day in this brave new world maybe……
by Johnno
Sun Sep 05, 2021 1:20 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Spanish Ruby
Replies: 5
Views: 319

Re: Spanish Ruby

Perfect! 👍
by Johnno
Fri Sep 03, 2021 4:33 pm
Forum: Wet Fly Literature and History
Topic: A great book I found recently…
Replies: 10
Views: 1353

Re: A great book I found recently…

Yeh it’s good isn’t it! I’ve had a few pleasant distractions recently and haven’t had the chance to have a good look at it yet…
by Johnno
Thu Aug 26, 2021 1:28 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Pale Watery Dun
Replies: 10
Views: 821

Re: Pale Watery Dun

Lovely. 8-)
by Johnno
Mon Aug 23, 2021 1:47 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Abomination
Replies: 12
Views: 573

Re: Abomination

Dubbn,

“Eat drink be merry tomorrow you may be in Utah…”

Is it really that bad? 😆

I have a friend in Utah.
He fly fishes and there looks to be some wonderful waters tucked away in them there hills.

We call him Utah Dave…
by Johnno
Sun Aug 22, 2021 3:31 am
Forum: Wet Fly Literature and History
Topic: A great book I found recently…
Replies: 10
Views: 1353

A great book I found recently…

1951 First edition ( probably the only edition). But a fascinating and entertaining book…

I have no idea if it’s easily found elsewhere but glad I found a copy wayyyyyyyyyy down here…
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by Johnno
Sat Aug 07, 2021 11:07 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Hair wing Silver Doctor….
Replies: 6
Views: 901

Hair wing Silver Doctor….

Another “ winged wet” The proportions are a bit out but I’ll take it. I tie a lot of stuff for shear pleasure and most will never get fished, and this no exception, but if I ever found myself on a salmon river either side of the Atlantic ( probably unlikely given the world we now live in) I’d stick ...