STEP-BY-STEP: PARA-RAB 

Fly tying guru Gordon van Der Spuy, aka The Feather Mechanic, walks us through a detailed yet rewarding tutorial of the Para-RAB. This long hackle

LIFE CHANGING ANTS – FLUFF

In an excerpt from his new book, The Feather Mechanic II: Beyond the Pattern, Gordon van der Spuy dives deep into the delicious versatility of an ant fly

STEP-BY-STEP: EASY PEASY ANT

In this step-by-step video Gordon van der Spuy, A.K.A. The Feather Mechanic, ties the Easy Peasy Ant. This pattern features a segmented foam body, designed

SBS: THE EASY PEASY ANT

Freshly returned from a trip to the Bokong river in Lesotho with African Waters, Gordon van der Spuy (author of The Feather Mechanic), shares this

FAST FLIES

We’re loving this new video series on Youtube from Gordon van der Spuy (aka The Feather Mechanic), one of South Africa’s best fly tiers and

BOOKS GALORE

“I don’t know how to put this but I’m kind of a big deal. People know me. I’m very important. I have many leather-bound books

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