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by DOUGSDEN
Mon Oct 28, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Bradshaw's Fancy
Replies: 5
Views: 427

Re: Bradshaw's Fancy

Wow Norm! Awesome looking pattern and very interesting history behind it! You did an admirable job in bringing it together as always! I find myself looking forward to combing the forum every day looking for your contributions!
Please keep us fed!
Dougsden
by DOUGSDEN
Sat Oct 26, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Jim Wynn's Recommended Flies for the River Wharfe
Replies: 4
Views: 3040

Re: Jim Wynn's Recommended Flies for the River Wharfe

I took a quick look thru the pdf you supplied! It's awesome! What a resource! I would like to know more about Jim Wynn! Thanks for this Joaniebo!
Dougsden
by DOUGSDEN
Tue Oct 22, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Endrick Spiders
Replies: 3
Views: 595

Re: Endrick Spiders

These are just awesome! I wish I could tie like you! Last year (or perhaps two years ago?), I surrounded the hookshank with lead wire and proceeded to tie a March Brown over top of it! They were very well rec'd on the lower levels of fishdom! Your spiders would do just as well down there I am very s...
by DOUGSDEN
Sat Oct 19, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Tutorials / Step-by-Steps / Video Demos
Topic: Purple Haze Soft Hackle Tutorial
Replies: 6
Views: 901

Re: Purple Haze Soft Hackle Tutorial

Ray, This pattern, and the tying procedures and steps, are beautiful! That purple haze that surrounds the entire materials list is compelling! Purple is also very attractive to fish everywhere! My guess is that, just like the irredesent shine found in peacock herl, all of the purple components come ...
by DOUGSDEN
Fri Oct 18, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Bird's Caddis
Replies: 2
Views: 519

Re: Bird's Caddis

Norm,
Wow! These are lovely and deadly effective (that's my prediction!). The colors are exquisite and oh, so well tied! Exceptional work Norm! Please keep them coming!
Dougsden
by DOUGSDEN
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:02 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Atherton Nymphs
Replies: 7
Views: 714

Re: Atherton Nymphs

Norm,
I am really enjoying your contributions especially this latest round of Atherton Nymphs! I have always had a soft spot (primarily on my head) for these nymphs and dries too! Your pictures make me want to get out the fur and hackles and get cracking! Thanks again!
Dougsden
by DOUGSDEN
Mon Oct 07, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Five Carats
Replies: 3
Views: 410

Re: Five Carats

I have to agree with the two catbirds above Norm! This pattern is beautiful and exciting and we know that it will kill well! What else do you have on the docket?
Dunksden
by DOUGSDEN
Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Libertone's Genesee Jewel
Replies: 11
Views: 2043

Re: Libertone's Genesee Jewel

Me too Ray on both counts......
The Genesee Jewel done by both Bill and Alan is just top notch! I'm adding this one to my winter tying list!
Dougsden
by DOUGSDEN
Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Copying an old pattern
Replies: 9
Views: 1095

Re: Copying an old pattern

Wayne,
Your pattern is awesome! I love every aspect of it! The epoxy adds a whole new dimension to the look of the abdomen! The whole fly has a bugginess that can't be beat!
Keep feeding us,
Dougsden
by DOUGSDEN
Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Tenkara shakedown day
Replies: 6
Views: 1007

Re: Tenkara shakedown day

Yes indeed! We want to hear the results! You must be in Tenkara heaven!
Dougsden