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by gingerdun
Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:49 am
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Still here (lurking)
Replies: 11
Views: 5680

Re: Still here (lurking)

Rodger, Good to hear from you, but sorry to hear of the injury. And you too Bob.
I am a believer in wading staffs too. I have the segmented metal ones that fit into a holster.
Take care, and I hope to see you both one of these days.
Lance
by gingerdun
Tue Apr 11, 2017 10:10 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Partridge and Orange
Replies: 5
Views: 2315

Re: Partridge and Orange

William,
Getting partridge small enough for those little 16s is a challenge. Even for 14s. Perfection. And your photography is looking great.
by gingerdun
Sat Apr 08, 2017 11:35 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: A Series of Comets
Replies: 15
Views: 6609

Re: A Series of Comets

William,
I don't know why you waited so long to share these. I love them. Like Carl, they reminded me of the Wilted Spinach too.
by gingerdun
Mon Mar 27, 2017 10:19 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Woodcock and Fox Flymph
Replies: 8
Views: 3533

Re: Woodcock and Fox Flymph

Truly inspired and inspiring. Geeking out is a good thing.
by gingerdun
Wed Mar 22, 2017 10:08 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Deleatidium Flymph
Replies: 12
Views: 4455

Re: Deleatidium Flymph

Bill, that is subtle and beautiful for so many reasons.
The double stripped hackle technique is a new one to me.
by gingerdun
Mon Mar 13, 2017 7:16 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Where have all the Soft Hackle Tiers gone?
Replies: 27
Views: 11151

Re: Where have all the Soft Hackle Tiers gone?

Bill,
Wonderful to see your smiling face and your awesome tying setup.
Lance
by gingerdun
Mon Mar 13, 2017 11:19 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Pete Hidy Quill Bodies
Replies: 7
Views: 2428

Re: Pete Hidy Quill Bodies

Bill, Doug, Johnno and Eric,
Thanks for the comments.
As for the dubbing mix, I am reluctant to make a guess. In later years, when he played with long, colored fibers, they were often embroidery wool.
Lance
by gingerdun
Thu Mar 09, 2017 9:38 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Pete Hidy Quill Bodies
Replies: 7
Views: 2428

Pete Hidy Quill Bodies

After seeing the Early Spring Spider by Tie2Fish, I was reminded of these two photographs that are from my father's fly wallet. I probably should have posted them in the Nymph section, but the boundary is fuzzy. That hackle in the second photograph needs to be brushed, and made more presentable. My ...
by gingerdun
Thu Mar 09, 2017 9:26 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Early Spring Spider
Replies: 14
Views: 4392

Re: Early Spring Spider

Perfect little beauty.
by gingerdun
Sun Mar 05, 2017 12:03 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Coyote Palmer Softhackle
Replies: 3
Views: 1740

Re: Coyote Palmer Softhackle

Scott,
This recent series of flies, especially the hair-wings, just knock me out. They are so beautifully tied, with thoughtful materials and proportions. Thank you for taking the time to share them with us.
Lance