Sunday, August 6, 2017

Warden's Worry


Warden's Worry

Hook: Streamer, 3X to 6X long, size 4 to 12
Thread: Black
Tag: Flat gold tinsel
Tail: A narrow section of a red duck or goose wing feather or hackle fibers
Body: Orange-yellow spun fur or wool
Ribbing: Flat gold tinsel
Throat: Yellow hackle, wound as a collar or a throat of yellow hackle
Wing: Light brown bucktail

2 comments:

spike said...

Nice fly. I'm setting out to tie older bucktail patterns from Col. Joe Bates _Streamers & Bucktails_ and was fortunate to find your very nicely tied example. The plates in my copy of the text are small and so this was very helpful. Nice site.

spike said...

Nice fly. I'm setting out to tie older bucktail patterns from Col. Joe Bates _Streamers & Bucktails_ and was fortunate to find your very nicely tied example. The plates in my copy of the text are small and so this was very helpful. Nice site.