tied by tatt Imitation:Dragonflies, Material List: foam
mr peacock dubbing red Tying Instructions: start with the nymph shell
make a frame out of mono then wrap with swiss straw then add legs and eyes made of mono tie off
then progress to dragon fly
out of craft foam cut and shape a tail place a piece of stiff thin craft wire in the tail segment with thread and paint using a bodkin etch the wings into plastic sheeting paint coat with SH cut out make thorax out of foam tie in and then tie in wings add foam head coat entire bug with SH while drying touch dub the back of the thorax
Waterproof Fly Box - Slit Foam 6.5" x 4" x 1.5" Good Deal on a Microslit Fly Box I just received mine and don't know how it will hold up. I stocked it up and went fishing today for the first time. It worked great (other than perhaps scaring the trout away). The latch, hinges, and microslits all worked flawlessly.
I bought a similar box that was much more expensive and i... read more