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Beginner tie need help & all the feedback I can get!

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#1 justcameslabdaddy



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Posted 15 September 2015 - 08:05 PM

Tried to tie a stonefly feedback & any help is welcome!

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#2 Goose77


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Posted 15 September 2015 - 08:45 PM

Hey Just, I don't do that kind of tying...so I can't critique your work. But, that is cool. Cheers, Ed

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Posted 15 September 2015 - 09:23 PM

Um ... my only critique is for you to quit killing little bugs by sticking hooks through them.

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#4 Henrik Thomsen (DK)

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Posted 16 September 2015 - 03:37 AM

Very nice fly.

Only critique I can put on it, is the lack of tails. Also, tails might help in getting nicer taper at the rear end of the abdomen.


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Posted 16 September 2015 - 05:08 AM

tail and antenna missing. tapered body looks like the natural below


maybe a little more leg and head work



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#6 justcameslabdaddy



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Posted 18 September 2015 - 05:42 AM

Thank guys I will keep trying!