Saturday, January 5, 2019

Green Charm (Var)


Green Charm (Var)

Hook - Salmon/steelhead style
Thread - Black
Tail - yellow dyed hackle fibers
Ribbing - Oval silver tinsel
Body - Green floss
Wing - Green dyed greyish mottled monkey hair 

Variation - Green dyed grey squirrel tail is the closest I have to green dyed grey mottled monkey hair. extremely rare in my area of connecticut

Reference - Hair-wing Atlantic Salmon Flies - Keith Fulsher & Charles Krom


Friday, January 4, 2019

Nocturne




Nocturne

Hook - Salmon/steelhead style

Thread - Black
Tag - Flat silver tinsel
Ribbing - Narrow strand of deep red wool or uni-stretch
Body - Black wool

Throat - Guinea hen

Wing - Black squirrel tail

UV Resin

Reference - Hair-wing Atlantic Salmon Flies - Keith Fulsher & Charles Krom

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Presbyterian Killer



Presbyterian Killer


Hook - Salmon/steelhead style
Thread - Black
Tail - Red hackle fibers
Ribbing - Oval gold tinsel
Body - Yellow floss or uni-stretch
Throat - White hackle fibers
Wing - Gray squirrel tail
UV Resin



Reference - Hair-wing Atlantic Salmon Flies - Keith Fulsher & Charles Krom

Origin of the fly name was not given in the book

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

High Rider


High Rider

Hook - Salmon/steelhead style
Thread - Fine tinsel
Back & Wing - Bucktail

Tying note: Use different colors of bucktail and tinsel threads

Reference - Hair-wing Atlantic Salmon Flies - Keith Fulsher & Charles Krom