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Fly-Tying free pdf No book has taught--or retaught--more serious fly tiers the basic skills of fly tying than Helen Shaw's Fly-Tying. Shaw's simple and logical prose throughout and more than 250 life-size tying sequences make the various processes easy to understand, follow, and apply. Readers of Fly-Tying will learn every skill necessary to tie flies using many different materials, including: Thread Tinsel Floss Wool Dubbing Hair Quill Feathers Introductory chapters teach aspiring fly tiers about the tools of the trade, while a chapter titled "The Finished Fly" explains how to use what they have created. Learning the various techniques one-by-one throughout the text will help fly tiers of all backgrounds and levels of expertise to tie hundreds of different patterns. With a new color photo insert, foreword by David Klausmeyer, and note from Nick Lyons, a whole new generation of tiers will benefit from the reintroduction of this authoritative book more than fifty years after its original publication in 1963.

About Helen Shaw

Helen Shaw began tying flies when she was in high school. By the age of twenty, she had already established her own fly-tying business. She authored numerous articles and books on fly tying, including Flies for Fish and Fishermen (1989), and was a member of the International Women Fly Fishers and National Fishing Lure Collector's Club. She passed away in 2007 in Red Rock, New York.

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Author : Helen Shaw
Publisher : Skyhorse Publishing
Data Published : 24 June 2014
ISBN : 1629141801
EAN : 9781629141800
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 320 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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