Beginner’s Guide To Fly Tying: the best starter guide to fly tying. This guide uses step-by-step instructions along with clear illustrations to show you how to create your first fly!
This book also demonstrates essential basic techniques needed such as how to apply thread, feather and fur. The book then goes on to explain more advanced methods used in fly tying such as parachute hackling, using the dubbing loop and hairwinging.
The Trout patterns used to demonstrate these skills are: black ghost, woolly bugger, duck’s dun, grey wulff, elk hair caddis, parachute emerger, ginger quill, black pennell, goldhead hare’s ear, montana nymph and pheasant tail nymph to name a few.