Gordon van der Spuy, The feather mechanic fly tying Para-RAB

STEP-BY-STEP: PAR...

Fly tying guru Gordon van Der Spuy, aka The Feather Mechanic, walks us through a detailed yet rewarding tutorial of

LITTLE SWIMMERS

Sometimes, yellowfish rise from the sand and rocks where they grub for nymphs clinging to the bottom, to hover high
the mission fly tying mountain midge dry fly for trout

STEP-BY-STEP: MOU...

In this step-by-step video Stanton Hector, “The Small Stream Guy” from The Mission Issue 41, ties the Mountain Midge fly,
the mission fly tying Gordon van der Spuy

STEP-BY-STEP: EAS...

In this step-by-step video Gordon van der Spuy, A.K.A. The Feather Mechanic, ties the Easy Peasy Ant. This pattern features
LeRoy Botha's Shawn

SHAWNING 101

In the past, I have imposed constraints upon things in a very random way. Although I have not been blind
Step-by-step fly tying the Beast

STEP-BY-STEP: THE...

In this step-by-step video Andre van Wyk, frequent cover star of The Mission (see issue 16's goldfish pond, issue 29's

THE AIR-HEAD CADD...

The Air-Head Caddis, as originally tied by Gary LaFontaine, mimics an emerging winged caddis. This modified pattern as tied by

BEETLE MANIA R...

Beetles are fascinating creatures. They have been a favourite since childhood with Rhino beetles the size of two thumbs popping

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