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by jcwillow777
Mon Dec 24, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Silk Color Comparison
Replies: 9
Views: 1384

Re: Silk Color Comparison

I bought some of the Ephemera from 54DeanStreet too. Since it came from Italy, it did take a while. I did find a better price if you are interested. I thought shipping was kind of high from 54DeanStreet too. If I shouldn't mention it, just delete my post. https://www.aaronmostojfeathers.com/store/p1...
by jcwillow777
Mon Dec 24, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Three basic Soft Hackles that worked great for me last year!
Replies: 12
Views: 1445

Re: Three basic Soft Hackles that worked great for me last year!

JC, Yes, I'm planning to be attending the Expo again in 2019 and it looks like they are going to have me do a tying demo which will be my first one at this event. Also, I'm tentatively planning on doing a tying class at Gate's in May. If/when this scheduled I'll post it on the Forum. Cool, I'll hav...
by jcwillow777
Mon Dec 24, 2018 11:17 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Three basic Soft Hackles that worked great for me last year!
Replies: 12
Views: 1445

Re: Three basic Soft Hackles that worked great for me last year!

Thanks for all of the kind comments. As far as the books I'm looking for, they are still under copyright. One is The Guide to North Country Flies by Mike Harding, going for $2,269.75 and A Handbook of North Country Flies by W. S. Roger Fogg, going for $692.43 on Amazon. Both were listed at $99 for a...
by jcwillow777
Sun Dec 23, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Three basic Soft Hackles that worked great for me last year!
Replies: 12
Views: 1445

Three basic Soft Hackles that worked great for me last year!

Last year was my first year fishing soft hackles, thanks to John Shaner! He has come to the Midwest Fly Fishing Expo at Macomb Community College in Michigan the past two years. He sparked my interest two years ago, by after his presentation last March I decided I would fish nothing but soft hackles ...
by jcwillow777
Tue Nov 20, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Angler's Club Bulletin Flymphs
Replies: 22
Views: 2393

Re: Angler's Club Bulletin Flymphs

Thank you, thank you, thank you. These flies are absolutely gorgeous! You are a real inspiration.
by jcwillow777
Tue Nov 20, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Masters of the Nymph Flymphs
Replies: 13
Views: 1512

Re: Masters of the Nymph Flymphs

Thank you so much for posting these. I have bookmarked your site as well.I need to buy some materials so I can start tying. You are truly a master tier and photographer!
by jcwillow777
Tue Nov 20, 2018 10:57 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Yorkshire Spider (John Shaner's Collection)
Replies: 98
Views: 56264

Re: Yorkshire Spider (John Shaner's Collection)

Thanks for posting and bumping this post. John is the reason I found this site. Cool stuff.
by jcwillow777
Tue Nov 20, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Flymph from Famous Flies and Their Originators
Replies: 31
Views: 9510

Re: Flymph from Famous Flies and Their Originators

All I can say is WOW! Those are beautiful and need to be framed. I only hope that one day I will be able to tie that well. You are an inspiration.