Entries in fly tying (82)
Movember (the month formerly known as November) is a global moustache growing charity event held during November each year that raises funds and awareness for men's health.
Gentlemen, start your moustaches.
Photo: Alan Caolo
In this excerpt from the new Pete McDonald and Tosh Brown coffee table book The Blitz, well-known fly tyer, Boston fisherman, photographer and Patagonia fly fishing ambassador, Dave Skok, is profiled.
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Any self respecting blitz chaser will be packing an ample supply of Skok's Mushmouths.
Shawn Davis is a chemistry teacher. But his spare hours are spent amidst lean feathers, fine wire and tiny hooks, practicing the age-old craft of fly tying. Turning such a practical thing as a fishing fly into an artwork- and innovating while doing so, as Davis does- serves as a stirring reminder to search for art in the everyday.