Introduction to Fly Tying
3 hour course
If you have ever had the desire to learn to tie your own flies but aren’t sure where to start then this is the course for you. In this one day class we will walk you through all of the basics of tools, techniques, materials and teach you four fly patterns. The fly patterns taught will cover each category of basic fly style, so that you will have the fundamental skills to continue exploring fly tying on your own.
In the class we will include all materials, tools and shop supplies to make the experience as easy as possible. Sign up, show up and learn!!!
Use of premium fly tying vise for the class
Use of fly tying tools
All materials to tie each pattern
Use of shop space at Elkhorn fly shop
You keep the flies you tie
Anatomy of a hook
Tools by name, type and use
Vise parts and operation
Types of flies and their uses
Materials and uses
Max Participants – 6
Students 12 years old & younger must be accompanied by an adult