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by Johnno
Sat Nov 27, 2021 8:02 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Cadbury Gold
Replies: 4
Views: 104

Re: Cadbury Gold

Thanks pples! The hackle is Pukeko.. a New Zealand native water hen…
( pronounced Poo-kek-oh )
by Johnno
Thu Nov 25, 2021 2:08 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Cadbury Gold
Replies: 4
Views: 104

Cadbury Gold

I’ve always liked how yellow and purple go together…. Came up with this…

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by Johnno
Thu Nov 25, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Thunder and Lightning
Replies: 3
Views: 106

Thunder and Lightning

Hairwing version
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by Johnno
Fri Nov 19, 2021 1:17 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Starling skins
Replies: 10
Views: 279

Re: Starling skins

Veniards wholesale them, maybe a UK Flyshop could help?
by Johnno
Thu Nov 18, 2021 2:07 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: My 1st Wooden-spool Pearsall's Gossamer
Replies: 7
Views: 211

Re: My 1st Wooden-spool Pearsall's Gossamer

I think I have at least one of each…. Now to make them all wooden…
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by Johnno
Fri Nov 12, 2021 4:03 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Fine Dubbing that brushes out?
Replies: 6
Views: 537

Re: Fine Dubbing that brushes out?

Kapok and Antron works well for me…. Or try superfine dubbing ( which I suspect is kapok or very similar to..)
by Johnno
Sun Oct 24, 2021 2:22 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Keel Flies
Replies: 5
Views: 1179

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: 2765

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: 782

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: 850

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……