We've teamed up with our friends over at Goes To 11 to create these educational tying tutorials. Whether your new to tying and looking for a place to start or a pro tyer, these segments will spark inspiration for what's next behind the vise.
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Hare's Ear Nymph
In this segment, Kyle Kelm is going to teach you how to tie a "Hare's Ear Nymph" pattern. This fly is a tried and true pattern that will get those fish biting!
Togens Size 12 1xl Nymph Hook
1/8" Togens Brass Bead in Gold
UTC 70D Woodduck
Wapsi Super Bright Dubbing in Light and Dark Hare's Ear
UTC Size Small Gold Wire
Mallard Flank Woodduck Colour
1/8" Scudback in Woodduck
Loon UV Clear Resin Thick
In this segment, Ryan Storch is going to show you another Parachute Caddis but this one has a pop to it and is called the "Bloom Caddis"!
Number 12 Barbless Dry Hook from Togens
12/0 Black Nano Silk
Golden Olive Super Fine Dry Dubbing
Fluorescent Pink Antron Yarn
Medium Ginger Hackle from Whiting
In this segment, Kyle Kelm shows you how to tie a "Cranberry Chironomid", seems fitting, Cranberry Season isn't too far off!
Togens size 14 2xl Curved Nymph Hook
Togens 1/8" 3.2mm White Brass Bead
UTC Size Small Wire in Gold
UTC Holographic Tinsel in Wine
Buzzer Wrap in Cranberry
Egg Laying Golden Stonefly
In today's segment, Ryan Storch is going to show you his very cool version of a top water fly, the "Egg Laying Golden Stonefly". This thing fishes so well, you'll call it the "Golden Egg Laying Stonefly"!
Size 6 2xl Curved Nymph Hook
Yellow Olive 140 Denier UTC
Black, Tan and Orange 2mm Foam
Golden Stone Sparkle Antron Dubbing
Copper Crystal Flash
Amber Poly Yarn
Rust Dyed Elk Hair
Tan and Black Barred Silly Legs
Perdigone (Glitter Head)
In this segment, Kyle shows you how to tie a Perdigone (Glitter Head Perdigone).
Togens Size 14, 60 Degree Jig Hooks
1/8" Black Tungsten Slotted Bead
0.20 Lead Wire
Superfly Glitter Thread Orange and Yellow
Whiting Medium Pardo Coq de Leon
In this segment, Ryan Storch shows you how to tie this absurdly easy fly pattern - "Flying Ant". Works well on topwater, fish gobble them up!
Size 16 Togens Barbless Dry
6/0 black Uni Thread
Black Foam Cylinder
Yellow Antron Yarn
Medium Ginger Whitting Hackle
Lepage's Gel Control Super Glue
In this segment, Kyle Kelm shows you how to tie the super simple "Mop Fly" and he LOVES this pattern - super simple, super effective for fishing rivers, streams and even Still Water!
Togens Size 12, 60 Degree Jig Hook
1/8" Black Tungsten Slotted Bead
UTC 70 Denier Rusty Brown Thread
Arizona Simi Seal Dubbing in Canadian Olive
In this segment, Ryan Storch breaks away from his crazy busy work life to show you how to tie a fly that should be a staple in everyone's Fly Box - the Caddis Emerger!
Size 14 Togens Emerger Hook
12/0 Black Nano Silk
Caddis Green Hareline Dubbing
Extra Small Flash
In this episode, Kyle Kelm teaches you his take on a "Lefty's Deceiver" Streamer pattern. You are going to love both tying and fishing this pattern!
In this instalment, Ryan Storch will show you how to tie a "Comparadun Fly" pattern.
Size 14 Togens Barbless Dry1
2/0 White Nano Silk
Paint Brush Bristles
Yellow Superfine Mayfly Yellow Dubbing
Compara Elk Hair
Micro Leech (Jigged)
In this segment, Kyle Kelm is going to show you how to tie a Jigged Micro Leech pattern. This is one of his favourites for fishing both rivers and still water!
Size 12 Togens Jig Barbless Hook
3.5mm Olive Tungsten Slotted Bead
70 Denier Olive UTC Thread
Olive Pine Squirrel Zonker
Olive Ostrich Herl
Doc Spratley (Red)
Welcome back to another instalment of the Vise Squad, where we teach you how to tie flies from Beginner level tying to experienced fly tying levels. In this segment, Ryan Storch teaches you how to tie a red Doc Spratley fly pattern!
Size 10 4 Extra Long Togens Streamer Hook
12/0 Red Nano Silk
Dyed Red Teal Flank Feather
Size 14 Silver Oval Tinsel from Danville’s
Red Midge Body Thread
Natural Pheasant Tail
Blue Dyed Peacock Herl
Black Pearl Chironomid
Welcome back to another instalment of the Vise Squad featuring Kyle Kelm. In this vide he teaches you how to tie the "Black Pearl" Chironomid.
Size 16 Curved Nymph Hook 2xl S
Size 2.4mm White Togens Bead
Black Danville 70Denier Thread
1/32" Uni Mylar
UTC Size Brassie Wire in Red
Welcome back to another instalment of the Vise Squad featuring Kyle Kelm. In this episode, Kyle teaches you how to tie a Frenchie Fly pattern. This is a great pattern, is very simple and wonderful for fly tying for beginners! You will be able to use this bug on still waters and rivers with great success!
In this instalment of the Vise Squad, Ryan is going to show you his version of a very cool dry fly pattern, the Bullet Head Caddis Fly! This fly is deadly when still water fishing for Cutthroat Trout on top waters. You will love seeing those fish come up and smash this fly!
Size 14 Togens Barbless Dry Fly hook
12/0 Black Nano Silk Thread
Medium Ginger Whiting Hackle
Olive Brown Superfine Dry Fly Dubbing
Yellow Deer Hair
Barred Silly Legs
Dragon Fly Nymph
In this instalment, Kyle will teach you how to tie a great bug for fly tying for beginners! This thing is deadly and every seasoned Fly Fishing enthusiast most likely knows this easy fly pattern! It is a multi species fly, but Trout go mad for these big juicy bugs. You should try trolling these flies or stripping them will also work.Haven’t subscribed to our channel yet?
Togens Size 8, 4xl Streamer Hook
Uni 6/0 Black Thread
Togens Mono Eyes Black Size Medium 1/8"
New Age Chenille in Excelsior Olive
Adhesive Backed Craft Foam 2mm from craft store
Pheasant Tail Fibers
Purple Haze Parachute Fly
These fly tying for beginners sessions are helpful fly tying tutorials on how to make still water fishing flies, top water fishing flies, top water flies and more! This Purple Haze is a superb fly for those times you want to cast out onto still water and see the fish come up and smash your fly!
Size 14 Togens Barbless Dry Fly
70 Denier Purple UTC
Grizzly Hackle Fibres for the tail
Purple CDC for the post
Electric Grape Dubbing
Grizzly Hackle for the wing
This fly tying demo of Tim's Boatman gives fly tying instructions how to tie this fly for trout. In this episode Kyle Kelm will teach you the simple Tim's Boatman pattern! This bug is a quick and easy pattern to learn and is super effective in the water. Not many fish will say no to a Boatman swimming past them!
Togens Size 12 Scud Hook
1/8" Togens Brass Bead In Black Nickel
0.020 Lead Wire
1/4" Black Scudback
Dubbing of choice in olives, cream, or tan.
In this segment, Ryan will teach you how to tie flies, in particular, one of his "go to flies" when on the water - the Stimulator Fly. This is a great top water fly that is sure to get you results!
Size 8 Natural Bend by Togens
6/0 Black Uni Thread
Deer Hair (for the tail and wing)
Black Hackle by Whiting
Antron Sparkle Dubbing - Golden Stone and March Brown