Fly Tying Ornithology:

Part IV of a 20-Part Series

Carolina Wood Duck

Mandarin Wood Duck

Common Guinea Fowl

Crested Guinea Fowl

Vulturine Guinea Fowl

Excerpted and greatly expanded from the award-winning two-volume folio Rare and Unusual Fly Tying Materials: A Natural History Treating both standard and rare materials, their sources and geography, as used in classic, contemporary and artistic trout and salmon flies, displayed in photographs and in the paintings and engravings of history's greatest ornithological and zoological illustrators.





This issue features flies tied by some of the most creative contemporary tiers including: 
Paul Rossman, Don Bastian, Paul Beaudreau, Paul Ptalis, Duane Vigue, Ted Patlen, 
David Barlow, Pedro Dieppa, Tony Smith, Derl Stovall, Tom Baltz, Mike Arritt, 
Marcelo Morales, Greg Nault, Emmett Johnson, Tom Fawcett, Luc Couturier, 
David Flint, Harry Lemire, Henry Ramsay, Bill Chin, Fred Brand, Ted Kantner, 
Albert Cohen, Judy Lehmberg, David Burns, Robert Barnaby, Jim Rusher, 
Dave McNeese, and Michael Martinek.


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