Basic Fly Tying

All the Skills and Tools You Need to Get Started

Book Description

  • High resolution 2-disc DVD
  • Complete instruction on 7 essential patterns, from start to finish, including materials you will need
  • This DVD teaches everything you need to begin fly tying

    Basic Fly Tying may be the clearest, most thorough video instruction for beginners ever produced. Based on the highly praised book of the same name, this two-disc set provides detailed, crystal-clear instruction on seven essential patterns, including dry flies, streamers, and nymphs. From bare hook to finished fly, nothing is left out. Even advanced tiers say they learn from watching master tier Marvin Nolte perform and narrate each step in his expert yet easy-going style. You can spend $200 on a week of tying lessons, or you can own this permanent, convenient reference.

    Included are separate segments on Basic Tools, Hackle, Whip-Finish (by hand and with tool), and Dubbing, as well as start-to-finish instruction for:

  • Woolly Bugger
  • Gold-Ribbed Hare's Ear
  • Pheasant Tail Nymph
  • Elk Hair Caddis
  • Compara Dun/Sparkle Dun
  • Adams
  • Marabou Muddler

  • About Nolte, Marvin

    Marvin Nolte is a professional fly tier and instructor. Michael D. Radencich has been tying classic salmon flies for twenty years. He currently produces websites and develops interactive DVDs; he is also a professional photographer, videographer, and painter. He lives in Weatherby, Missouri.