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im pretty new to fly tying and i want to learn how to tie new stuff. i can pretty much only tie a wolly bugger... any reccomendations on something a beginner could tie that will actually catch fish i would really appreciate.:D
 

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Patience young Jedi.

Master the wooly bugger first - easy to tie, nothing it can't catch. Graduate to nymphs (Gold-ribbed Hare's ear) and later dry flies and more complicated streamers. The biggest mistake I made when starting out was trying to tie fancy dry flies that were well out of my ability range instead of mastering techniques (i.e., wrapping materials, palmering hackle, building a dubbing body, getting proportions figured out, building a head, finishing the fly, etc.). Almost all of the necessary techniques can be learned tying buggers.
 

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One thing to keep in mind when you are beginning fly ting is proportions in materials. Makes a big difference in how the fly will act and swim. Many beginner patterns our ther, pheasant tail nymphs, matuka sculpins, zonkers, etc. Might also poke around a fly shop in your neighborhood. I am sure they would be willing to show you a trick or two. Good luck. Just remeber if all else fails use a razor blade to cut it all off your hook and begin again.:)

Bob
 
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