Your Source for Free Weekly Fly Tying Recipe Videos

1 ... 27 28 29 30 32 34 35 36 37 ... 60

04/21/14

Boots Allen Brown Drake Emerger - 19:42

[object:flv:http://www.theweeklyfly.com/patterns/videos/BrownDrakeEmerger.flv width:400 height:300 bonus:http://www.theweeklyfly.com/patterns/posterframes/BrownDrakeEmerger.jpg]


Boots Allen is a third generation guide and outfitter from Western Wyoming. Over the last 18 years, he has had the opportunity to fish and guide at destinations around the world, including Argentina, Russia, Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Costa Rica, British Columbia, and the streams of the Rocky Mountain West. He has penned numerous articles for fly fishing magazines such as Fly Tyer, The Fly Fishing and Tying Journal, The Drake, and Sports Afield. Boots has used his creations at the fly tying vise for a variety of game fish including taimen, pike, lenok, sea-run brown trout, steelhead, pacific salmon, snook, roosterfish, redfish, and almost every imaginable species of trout.


Recipe

This video is now available as an HD DOWNLOAD!

  • Hook: Dai Riki 135, Size 10
  • Thread: Tan 6/0
  • Wing: Sand-colored EP Silky Fibers
  • Shuck: Small tan Tentacle Legs
  • Abdomen: Tying thread (coated with Zap-A-Gap)
  • Ribbing: Brown, flat wax tying thread (Coated with Zap-A-Gap)
  • Legs: Tan or clear Tentacle Legs
  • Wing Support: Tan 2mm foam
  • Hackle: Brown
  • Thorax and head: Cream or tan dubbing

04/14/14

  05:44:00 am , Categories: Salmonid Flies, Nymphs, By Fly Type, By Fly Tyer, Rick Wollum

Rick Wollum's Wollum Worm - 4:17

[object:flv:http://www.theweeklyfly.com/patterns/videos/RW_WollumWorm.flv width:400 height:300 bonus:http://www.theweeklyfly.com/patterns/posterframes/RW_WollumWorm.jpg]

Subscribe to our Youtube Channel for Free HD versions

Rick started flyfishing at the age of six, at an uncle's cabin in Minnesota for bluegill. Flyfishing quickly became a lifetime pursuit in Colorado, with Rick spending a lot of time fishing Colorado's South Platte while he attended Denver University. He then started guiding with mentor Steve Herter at Elk Trout lodge in Colorado, and later in Wyoming, Utah, and Montana. Rick guided Jackson Hole's One Fly for ten years, and also spent many summers guiding on Montana's Bighorn and Yellowstone Rivers. Later, Rick went on to host ESPN's FLY FISHING AMERICA, traveling and fishing extensively around the U.S. Rick has fished for trout, steelhead and salmon all over the world. If Rick has one passion in fishing, it's steelhead fishing with two handed spey rods. Rick is a great fly tier, and his classic spey flies are works of art. In the winter he works on the ski hills and in the summers he works at at George Anderson's Yellowstone Angler.

We would also like to thank the Federation of Fly Fishers for allowing us to film in their beautiful library. If you aren't a member of FFF, please take a look at their site and see what they are all about.

RECIPE:

  • Hook: TMC 200r #20, #22
  • Thread: Yellow 8/0
  • Underbody: Glow in the Dark Flashabou
  • Body: Tan Ultra tubing

04/07/14

Doug McKnight The Pig Pen Leach - 8:53

[object:flv:http://www.theweeklyfly.com/patterns/videos/DM_PigPenLeach.flv width:400 height:300 bonus:http://www.theweeklyfly.com/patterns/posterframes/DM_PigPenLeach.jpg]

Subscribe to our Youtube Channel for Free HD versions

Get the HD Download...

Livingston tier and guide Doug McKnight hails originally from Pennsylvania, but now lives in Livingston, MT. He is currently a fly designer for Umpqua Feather Merchants and also creates beautiful display flies in custom shadow boxes.

If you would like to learn more about Doug's custom work you can reach him at dougmfish406@gmail.com or by calling him at George Anderson's Yellowstone Angler at (406) 222-7130.

We would also like to thank the Federation of Fly Fishers for allowing us to film in their beautiful library. If you aren't a member of FFF, please take a look at their site and see what they are all about.

RECIPE:

  • Bead: Black Brass eye
  • Hook: #6-12 2XL nymph hook
  • Thread: UTC140 color to suit
  • Tail: Burnt Orange and Brown Marabou, single strand of flashabou
  • Body: Gold Variant Rabbit fur from the hide twisted into a dubbing loop

03/24/14

CW’s CDC and Foam Green Drake Emerger - 13:34

[object:flv:http://www.theweeklyfly.com/patterns/videos/CW_GreenDrakeEmerger.flv width:400 height:300 bonus:http://www.theweeklyfly.com/patterns/posterframes/CW_GreenDrakeEmerger.jpg]

Subscribe to our Youtube Channel for Free HD versions

This video is available as an HD DOWNLOAD at our store!
From Chris:

With regards to fly tying and fishing, I have done both since I was 9-years-old. Even with my rather limited math skills, I believe that translates to 40 years experience. Although I do fish and tie nymphs, my true passion is for dry fly-fishing, especially of the very small variety. Favorite hatches involve fishing baetis, midges, and tricos. I look upon fly-tying as a continually evolving process with new materials and new twists on old ties and methods emerging all of the time. My philosophy as a fly-tier is that tying is really a way of problem-solving. I spend a great deal of time on streams and lakes with much time being spent simply as an observer of entomology and nature. I try to come up with patterns that fit different situations, try to be innovative in the creation of flies to solve different problems, and I also try to learn from other individuals in order to be a better tier and fisherman.
While I certainly would not consider myself a famous tier or fly fisherman, I have been demonstrating fly-tying at expos (including the tremendous East Idaho Expo), fly club meetings, for community groups, and in shops for about the last eight years. Some of my flies have also been featured in Fly Fish America, and I am currently a member of Whiting's Pro Team. Also, I am currently producing a line of dry fly and emerger patterns that will be marketed by Riverborn Flies in 2010.
Over the years, I have been helped by many people to improve my skills as a tier and fly fisherman, and to those folks I owe a great debt of gratitude. I truly love this sport and as I grow to be a mature member of the fly tying and fishing community, it is one of my goals to pass on a little of the knowledge I have accumulated over the years.


RECIPE:

  • Hook: TMC 2488 #12 or Partridge Klinkhammer #14
  • Thread: UTC 70 olive
  • Tail: March Brown antron dubbing shuck
  • Body: Underbody of Olive Superfine Dubbing, and overbody of Blue-Wing Olive turkey biot tied with a furled body
  • Thorax: Olive Superfine Dubbing with a translucent grey Razorfoam wingcase
  • Wing: matched CDC wings pulled through the wingcase
  • Legs: 1 or 2 wraps Whiting speckled badger hackle clipped into a V underneath

1 ... 27 28 29 30 32 34 35 36 37 ... 60

The Weekly Fly

There are plenty of fly tiers who have filmed themselves tying a fly in their basement with a handy cam and posted it on places like YouTube. Ours are different in quality. In quality of tiers, quality of flies tied, and quality of production value of the fly tying instruction videos, and also in quantity. We want to be THE source for the best free fly tying videos and for fly tying instructions. We will be adding a fly pattern a week until there are no more. We will also be making our free library searchable by fly type and fly tier and organized in a way that makes it more useful to find the fly of the week. We hope you enjoy the best fly tying videos on the net.

::

December 2016
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
 << <   > >>
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

Search

  XML Feeds

powered by b2evolution free blog software