January and February, Saturday morning fly tying classes.
Our fly tying classes have not been updated for 2021. Please keep checking back. We hope to have 2021 classes posted soon. Thank you for your patience.
Saturday classes start at 10:00am and end around 12:00pm. Classes are free to attend. Please, be sure to call and signup. Space is limited to 10 participants. Vices and tools are provided free of charge if needed. Materials are not included. Below you will find the patterns and materials list. If you need materials we recommend purchasing them a day or two before the class or coming to the class early and having the featured tier help you pick them out.
Saturday, January 13th.
Midge, Hook size, 16-18 either curved or straight nymph. Beads, 5/64″ gold, silver or black. Wire, small, gold or silver. Thread, 3/0-6/0 black, red or cream.
Saturday, January 20th.
Woolly Bugger, Hook size, 6-8 streamer hook. Beads, 3/16″ gold or black/nickel. Chenille, black and or peach. Hackle, grizzly. Marabou, black and or peach. Wire, small silver or gold. Non-hackle option, Cactus chenille, Med black and or peach. No hackle needed.
Saturday, January 27th.
Pheasant Tail, Hook Size, 14-16 nymph. Beads, 7/64″ gold. Pheasant tail any color. Peacock herl natural. Wire, copper small.
Elk Hair Caddis, Hooks, 14-16 dry fly. Elk hair tan. Dubbing tan. Hackle, tan or white. Wire, gold small.
Kreelex. Hook size, 4,6,8 streamer. Eyes, dumbbell any color small, med or large depending on hook size. Kreinik, copper, gold, silver.
Poppers. Hook size, 2,4, surface seducer or B10’s. Popper heads, Double Barrel, small, Med, Lrg. Marabou any color. Grizzly saddle or schlappen any color.
Clouser Minnow. Hook size, 2,4 streamer or saltwater. Eyes, dumbbell to match hook size. Buck tail, two different colors of your choice.
Crayfish. Hooks, 4,6, streamer hook. Eyes, dumbbell to match hook size. Chenille, color to match crayfish tail. Legs, color to match.
Barracks Road Center
1129 Emmet Street #26
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Mon - Fri 10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm