I’ll be tying at The Early Show in Batavia Illinois on Saturday November 10th from 9am til 4:30pm at the Batavia VFW Post 1197. If you’re in the Chicago area you should definitely stop by and say hello
The Early Show
A Fly Tying & Fishing Show
Presented by the ISA & Drift
9 am to 4:30pm
On the Fox River at:
Batavia VFW Post 1197
645 S. River Street
Batavia, Il. 60510
This daylong fest promotes all aspects of fly fishing for all types of fish. With expertise of local clubs, guides & shops we present the chance to learn about all aspects of the sport. From novice to expert, bass to trout, carp to steelhead, we will share the best of fly fishing, all with a Midwest focus.
Kevin Morlock & Steve Martinez Indigo Guide Service
Michigan trout, steelhead & trophy carp
James Durbin – Big pike flies as a way of life
Dr. Art Mazzier – spey casting instruction
Local club tyers from ISA Bassbuggers & Drift.
Guides for nearby opportunities.
Dozens of tyers & patterns, kids tying, casting, booths by shops & manufacturers.
Admission $10.00- Kids under 10 free
For more info: www.illinoissmallmouthalliance.net
Jeff said, What type of stuff do you plan on tying?
In reply to Jeff, Dave said, Jeff, I’ll be tying http://www.pilecast.net/2012/04/ttargus-foxxfurr-clouser-minnow/ this pattern and probably a crawfish pattern as well. Going to focus on the flies that have been doing really well on smallies for me.