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Old 01-03-2011, 03:14 PM
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Default Re: The Swarm

big_e

That's a super, buggy looking collection--- it looks like a horde of alien invaders right out of a sci fi flick.

Really neat stuff!


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Originally Posted by Pocono View Post
I really like the effect that you got on the body; typical insect dark top / lighter underside.

Where can I look online to learn about weaving bodies? Something new for me.

Pocono
Allan-

There are a bunch of different weaves you can do. The late great Al Campbell has some neat stuff on the Fly Angler's OnLine site:


Al Campbell’s stuff on fly Anglers On Line:

Tiger Weave
Advanced Fly Tying - Fly Angler's OnLine - Part 1"

Hook Weave
Hook Weave EZ Stone- Advanced Fly Tying - Fly Angler's OnLine - Part 2"

Pott’s Weave
Woven Hackle Flies-Advanced Fly Tying - Fly Angler's OnLine - Part 3"

Granny Weave
Granny Weave Stonefly-Advanced Fly Tying - Fly Angler's OnLine - Part 4"

and here's a neat article from Hatches:
http://www.hatchesmagazine.com/page/month/370
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