Tag Archives for " Tim Cammisa "

Fly Tying: Biot Stonefly Nymph

In this fly tying tutorial, Tim Cammisa discuss the procedures and techniques to tie the Biot Stonefly Nymph, while also giving an overview on stoneflies. The fly in this tutorial is variant of Scott Sanchez’s “Biot Stone” and Curtis Fry’s “Twitchy Chicken Stonefly.” By combining key elements of both, the Biot Stonefly Nymph is a […]

Continue reading

[Video] How to Tie an Olive Scud Nymph

Tim Cammisa provides a mini-dissertation on Scuds and demonstrates how to tie an Olive Scud Nymph in this fly tying video tutorial. If you fish limestone or ‘Spring’ creeks where scuds are prolific then you’ll want to have a good supply of these nymphs on hand. Aside from showing the materials and methods for this […]

Continue reading

[Video] Tying a Hot Wire Prince Nymph

Tim Cammisa ties a Hot Wire Prince Nymph, an effective pattern that combines the best characteristics of the Prince Nymph and Copper John.

Continue reading

[Video] Tying a Variant of DeFrank’s Grim Reaper

Tim Cammisa ties a variant of DeFrank’s Grim Reaper, a fantastic steelhead fly. Originally tied by Mark DeFrank (owner of DeFrank’s Flies and Guide Service) for steelhead in the Great Lakes region, specifically the tributaries of Lake Erie, aka “Steelhead Alley”, this is a go-to fly for many steelhead fanatics.

Continue reading

[Video] How to Select Materials for Dry Fly Bodies

Fly tier Tim Cammisa provides some great tips on how to select materials for dry fly bodies in this fly tying video tutorial.

Continue reading

[Tips] All About Fly Tying Beads

Tim Cammisa provides some handy tips about tying flies with fly tying beads in this fly tying video tutorial.

Continue reading