Re: fly rod signature
Figure out where you want to put your sig, lay down a coat of thread epoxy/varnish or whatever you used for your thread. Let it dry and put your sig on it. Then give it another coat. I bought a Speedball calligraphy kit at Michaels and used the black and silver ink. I have pretty **** poor penmanship, but I just practiced on some broken rods and went for it. Different nibs for finer writing. Reason for laying down a coat of epoxy first? If you don't like it later, sand it off, and re-do it without messing up the blank.
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