Master fly-tyer, Don Ordes will share his fly-tying techniques this week at the 2017 International Livingston Montana Fly Fishing Fair. Stop by the Kid’s Area on Friday, August 4th, where Don will be sharing his fantastical Bait’s Motel, and by our table on Saturday, August 5th from 2:00 until 6:00pm, for a demonstration of Don O’s … More Don O Tying at the International Livingston Montana Fly Fishing Fair- August 4th & 5th, 2017
The early bird gets the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese. DonO
So. What do YOU think? Flies? Or art? They’re both!
This review of the Rope Dubbing with Don Ordes DVD was written by the late, great Denny Conrad, of Conranch Hackle, and appeared on Fly Anglers Online. As many of you know I have been tying flies for many years now. I am a somewhat of a fly fishing bum. Today I mostly tie for my own fishing … More DVD Review by Denny Conrad
DonO developed his rope-dubbing technique 35 years ago while creating his realistic stoneflies from fur dubbings. Don applied the technique to every known dubbing material (plus some), and everything dubbed perfectly. Realizing it was the only technique that could be used effectively for Ice Dubbing and other synthetic materials, Don decided to share his technique. Demonstrating the method freely at fly shows across … More Rope Dubbing for Beginners or Pros, Now Available in Downloadable MP-4 Format