Search found 557 matches

by joaniebo
Sat Jul 31, 2021 8:23 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Cove's Pheasant Tail
Replies: 6
Views: 281

Re: Cove's Pheasant Tail

Some of the CPTs I did awhile back plus a pic from his book.
by joaniebo
Wed Jun 23, 2021 10:58 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Cookshill Hen English Partridge
Replies: 14
Views: 1264

Re: Cookshill Hen English Partridge

I've never received a bad skin or wing from Cookshill and fully endorse everything that can be obtained from Cookshill, That being said, in the past, I did purchase several nice Partridge skins (with heads) from an Orvis store and recently, obtained two very nice Nature Spirits "Premium" P...
by joaniebo
Tue Jun 08, 2021 9:56 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Hardy's Favourite Soft Hackle
Replies: 4
Views: 527

Re: Hardy's Favourite Soft Hackle

DOUGSDEN wrote: Tue Jun 08, 2021 8:43 pm Bob,
Utterly fantastic patterns! I wish I could tie half as good as you!
Doug in the smokin' hot den!
Doug

THANKS for the nice compliment but my tyings aren't that good but I keep trying.

Cheers

Bob
by joaniebo
Thu Jun 03, 2021 9:48 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Hardy's Favourite Soft Hackle
Replies: 4
Views: 527

Hardy's Favourite Soft Hackle

Saw this pattern awhile back and decided to do a few. I wound the floss tightly to make it thinner and, hopefully, stronger so it might not be clearly visible in the group pic. Only had a couple strands of wider peacock herl left although I would have preferred a thicker, wider peacock herl body. Th...
by joaniebo
Wed May 26, 2021 4:10 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Pale Ale SH
Replies: 10
Views: 461

Re: Pale Ale SH

Dubbn

Feel free to mail me a few to “field test” during my upcoming trip to the Central Pennsylvania trout streams!

Bob
by joaniebo
Wed May 19, 2021 11:35 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Pheasant Tail & Golden Olive Partridge
Replies: 5
Views: 765

Re: Pheasant Tail & Golden Olive Partridge

FlyFisherMann1955 wrote: Wed May 19, 2021 4:51 am Bob,

Is that partridge 1 of the dyed skins from Feather Emporium?

Thanks- Ken
Ken

Yes

Bob
by joaniebo
Tue May 18, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Head Cement; I need a New Source
Replies: 18
Views: 794

Re: Head Cement; I need a New Source

I've been usig this for many years, ever since I saw Oliver Edwards using it in his videos.

Bob
by joaniebo
Sun May 09, 2021 8:17 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Pheasant Tail & Golden Olive Partridge
Replies: 5
Views: 765

Pheasant Tail & Golden Olive Partridge

Did these for an article in my local TU Chapter's monthly Newsletter.
by joaniebo
Sat Apr 24, 2021 10:26 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: With Apologies to Canon Greenwell
Replies: 4
Views: 510

Re: With Apologies to Canon Greenwell

Theroe wrote: Thu Apr 22, 2021 2:45 pm I like those......what make, model and size is that wide gape hook you are using, Bob??
Used the good old Partridge Capt Hamilton L2A hooks from Richard Jefferies, size 14.

Bob
by joaniebo
Mon Apr 19, 2021 11:21 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: With Apologies to Canon Greenwell
Replies: 4
Views: 510

With Apologies to Canon Greenwell

Did a few of these in the past couple days.