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by DOUGSDEN
Sun Jan 13, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Doug Does Dubbing
Replies: 29
Views: 1511

Re: Doug Does Dubbing

Good Morning Guys! Tim, thank you for your kind and informative words about the squirrels in your area and the legality of picking them up along the highways of life! The last roadkill that I picked up was a ruffed grouse that had flown into an oncoming car. I saw all this happen as it landed in a s...
by DOUGSDEN
Fri Jan 11, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Doug Does Dubbing
Replies: 29
Views: 1511

Re: Doug Does Dubbing

O.K.....where was I? Folks, I have to apologize for literally running of yesterday. This past week has been such a rat race with this fat rat falling behinder all the time! I did want to comment further on this fine gift of fur! Squirrel fur is really nice to work with! It has often been described a...
by DOUGSDEN
Thu Jan 10, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Doug Does Dubbing
Replies: 29
Views: 1511

Re: Doug Does Dubbing

Hi Guys! Thank you Ray for posting these pictures! It was quite a time with these fox and grey squirrel hides gifted to me by my hunting co-worker Dan. The quality of the pelts was unreal! They were a true pleasure to work with! The amount of fur was unreal! There were two fox squirrel hides and one...
by DOUGSDEN
Sun Dec 23, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Gold Stork Variation
Replies: 8
Views: 846

Re: Gold Stork Variation

Bill, A very neat pattern in the Bergman style! You have done well on this one friend! Dave, the pictures of the Hooded M. and your feathers are great! They seemed destined to make a beautiful wing such as what Bill have made! What a great collaboration! Keep it up fellows! Liking what I see, Doug
by DOUGSDEN
Sun Dec 23, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: May We
Replies: 12
Views: 803

Re: May We

Bill, A very interesting and beautiful pattern and an interesting play on words! This pattern just cries out "Quality Work"! It is pleasing to the eye and to the heart Bill to view your work....your pleasure! We like the fact that you are constantly thinking, tinkering, and definitely creating! We d...
by DOUGSDEN
Tue Dec 18, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Prairie Chicken and Twisted Silk
Replies: 8
Views: 497

Re: Prairie Chicken and Twisted Silk

Hi guys! I provided the pile of coal and Bill produced the diamond! His tying skills are exceptional as we all know! Notice the ultra fine dusting of Hares Ear along the entire body! So gorgeous and down-right buggy looking! Consistent results, constant refining, talent beyond description....we are ...
by DOUGSDEN
Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:29 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Edmonds & Lee No. 13a
Replies: 9
Views: 558

Re: Edmonds & Lee No. 13a

Unbelievably wonderful Bill! Your work is unique and special and a real treat to behold! I am really drawn to the body of this pattern! I dunno how you do it!
Please keep us fed as always Bill,
Dougsden
by DOUGSDEN
Tue Nov 27, 2018 10:50 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Spider Fly Related (John Shaner Reference Listings)
Replies: 3
Views: 902

Re: Spider Fly Related (John Shaner Reference Listings)

Ray, Thank you for posting these listings! They are fantastic and now available to us with just the click of a button! John, as always, many thanks for creating these! Your work and knowledge in this area is simply awesome and I am always glad to see you post items here on the forum! Excuse me as I ...
by DOUGSDEN
Thu Nov 22, 2018 8:04 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Flymph from Famous Flies and Their Originators
Replies: 28
Views: 2611

Re: Flymph from Famous Flies and Their Originators

Carl,
Your post is absolutely stunning! So well done! I really enjoyed scrolling down and viewing each special pattern. I had to stop once in a while to pick up my lower jaw off the floor!
Well done Carl, very well done! Will there be more in the near future?
Dougsden
by DOUGSDEN
Tue Nov 20, 2018 6:43 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Yellow Spiders
Replies: 27
Views: 1863

Re: Yellow Spiders

These are just wickedly beautiful patterns! Please give us more of what you do!
Impressed by your skills,
Dougsden