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Book on foam patterns and terrestrial patterns?


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#1 jbrowning

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Posted 28 January 2005 - 04:09 PM

Does anyone know of a good book on working with foam and patterns and also tying terrestrials? The way I have been tying lately, I think I'm going top water this season for bluegill, bass, bluegill and maybe walleye.

Thanks everyone
Jim

#2 tdeyette

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Posted 28 January 2005 - 04:27 PM

Jim,

I just picked up Tying Flies with Foam Fur and Feathers last weekend. This book has been discussed in another thread here and it sounded interesting so I picked it up. It contains 48 patterns with stories about particular flies (how they worked on the stream), how to fish them, and how to tie them. Interesting read....

I have not tied up any of the flies yet, but his stories have inspired me to put some in my fly box!

Tom

#3 mgj

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Posted 28 January 2005 - 05:10 PM

that is a very good book.

mgj