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Posted 07 April 2017 - 09:37 AM
Posted 07 April 2017 - 10:51 AM
For decades I tied with just 4 colors, just recently adding two more. The 4 colors are black, olive, tan and red. I added orange and copper/brown. I've had a bunch of other colors in sewing thread I may or may not use for body material or ribbing but as far as tying the fly, those are the colors I use in 6/0, 8/0 or 70D..
John 7:38 ESV is about "Rivers of Living Water"
Posted 07 April 2017 - 10:56 AM
My base colors for 90% of my patterns are white and black. I do mix in olive, orange, red and chartreuse.
A Pitt fan, a Marshall fan, and a WVU fan are climbing a mountain and arguing about who loves their team most. The Marshall fan insists that he is most loyal and then yells,"This is for Marshall!" and jumps off the mountain. Not to be out done,The WVU fan next professes his love for his team. He screams,"This is for the Mountaineers!" and pushes the Pitt fan off the mountain.
Anyone can be a father. It takes a man to be a Dad! Kiss your kids today.
Posted 07 April 2017 - 11:01 AM
Black, Brown, Olive, Red, Yellow, and Orange.
“The thing about fishing is that it gives a man hope. Each cast builds a little hope and if he can lose himself to that hope, then the worries and the heartache fade into the background. The wind inside him dies down for a while”
The Royal Wulff Murders, by Keith McCafferty
Posted 07 April 2017 - 12:53 PM
white + 6 sharpie markers
Ignorance can be educated....
Crazy can be medicated....
But there's no cure for stupid
Posted 07 April 2017 - 01:00 PM
Rusty orange, white, primrose, black, red, and something else. (I do seem to tie a lot of snipe and purple, so probably the latter.)
Posted 07 April 2017 - 01:33 PM
Based Scottish Highlands. UK
MUSTAD The wise anglers choice.
Posted 07 April 2017 - 02:20 PM
Black, white, orange for hot spots, pink, chartreuse, and tan/light brown.
Barbed hooks rule!
My definition of work: Doing something in which effort exceeds gain.
Ex-Marine ... quondam fidelis
Posted 07 April 2017 - 04:01 PM
Red, orange, olive, black, pink, tan.