"There is certainly something in fishing that tends to produce a gentleness of spirit, a pure serenity of mind." - Washington Irving
Friday, October 30, 2009
Vasies Pupa Pattern by Lucian Vasies
Came accross this fly at SwittersB's blog and thought it was very interesting. I have not seen a fly with a braided flash back wing case before and I like the ribbing idea - very cool. Fact of the matter is the whole pattern was foreign to me, check out the tutorial:
I can't read any of it, as it is Romanian, but you can figure it out.
Here's the recipe...you're on your own for the translation.
Materiale: Carlig Caddis #14 Daiichi D1130 Ata: de corp Devaux galbena si 17/0 UniThread Coada: barbule de cocos de Leon sau cocos indian Subcorp: ata de corp Devaux Corp: lurefil oliv Torace: dubbing super nymph sau din ureche de iepure amestecat cu super sintetic nymph dubbing Gheb: barbule de fazan sau pearl scudback Greutate: bila de tungsten de 3mm