Not Just Trout – KC Maker Faire 2015 Recap

My family and I spent the weekend at the Maker Faire which is held at Union Station in Kansas City. We had attended previous years but this year was different because I wanted to share what I have learned about fly fishing. While out fishing I have run into many people who associate fly fishing…

#MuskyMeatMonday 6-8-15

Musky on a fly is one of the most trying species to catch. Just when your ego can’t take anymore casting, you get a big one following your fly right to the boat. Even if that fish doesn’t eat it was just enough to keep you going! Here are a couple of flies I tied…

Everything But Trout Flies

It’s that time of year when the weather turns nice and it is time to get out and fish. Here are some of the flies I have been tying and fishing recently.

#MuskyMeatMonday

Here are a few big meaty musky flies I have tied recently. I just wish I had time to go somewhere and fish them. Until then it’s back to the vise! Thanks to Flymen Fishing Company for creating such awesome big fly solutions!

Fly2Frame art and some #MuskyMeatMonday

I first got a taste of Fly2Frame art when they painted a smallmouth bass mural on the side of Schultz Outfitters at their Demo Days event. They also had some Cliff Bugger Beast fly boxed with custom artwork for sale. At the time I wasn’t in a position to pick one up but it was…

#MuskyMeatMonday

Today’s #MuskyMeatMonday fly is colorful. At 8″ long and full of contrast it’s sure to grab some attention.

#MuskyMeatMonday Fly Explosion

So it looks like I’m going to the 2015 Hardly, Strictly Musky – The Southern Classic in Tennessee! So in preparation I’ve been lashing buck-tail and feathers to giant hooks in epic proportions. Thanks to Brad Bohen for sharing his knowledge at the Iron Fly Springfield I was able to attend! I have tied enough…