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: Updated SWE Fly Tying Fair info


Peter Jenkins
02-18-2004, 07:24 AM
5th Annual Saltwater Edge Fly Tying Fair and Conservation Raffle

Join us February 21st for an annual daylong event that includes tying demonstrations, educational seminars, book signings and great raffle prizes. Learn proven patterns and tying techniques from some of the masters of saltwater fly tying. Attend educational seminars that will include an eye opening primer on saltwater baitfish, a primer on kayak fishing and tactics for fly rodding the spring herring runs. The Fly Tying Fair will be held at the Hyatt Goat Island from 10am to 4 pm. Parking is free.

100% of the proceeds from The Saltwater Edge Conservation Raffle go to support Stripers Forever and The Coastal Conservation Association of Massachusetts and local access initiatives. Since its inception the Conservation Raffle has raised over $5,000 for a variety of fisheries and coastal access advocacy groups. Thank for your support.

First 25 kids age 12 and under receive a free Saltwater Edge Fly Tying video.

Complete list of presenters and tiers at www.saltwateredge.com

2004 Saltwater Edge Conservation Raffle Prizes

GLoomis Cross Current Pro 1 one piece 9 or 10 weight
Tibor Gulfstream Fly Reel
Orvis Clearwater 9 weight Fly Rod
Lamson Litespeed Large Arbor Fly Reel
Sage Dual Combo Case choice of 3 or 4 piece
Rio DC Striper Line choice of 250 or 350 grain
Abel Quick and Easy Combo Sleeve
Five SWE Premium Bucktails
SWE Fly Box
SWE Rhody Classics Fly Tying Video

All proceeds go to support Stripers Forever and the Coastal Conservation Association. Tickets are $10

Participating Clubs and Websites
A great source of information and fun!

Crossroads Anglers
United Fly Tiers of Rhode Island
CT/ RI Saltwater Fly Rodders
New England Federation of Fly Fishers
Reel-Time The Internet Journal of SW Fly Fishing
Worldwide Fly Fishing Forum


5th Annual Saltwater Edge Fly Tying Fair
Seminar Schedule

Ballroom C

10:30 Coastal Critters
Mark and Carol Archambault

11:30 Selective Stripers
Ken Abrames

1:30 Five Essentials On the Fly
Dave Skok

2:30 Inshore Tuna Tactics
Dave Skok

Ballroom D

10:30 Flats Fishing Tactics
Captain Dean Clark

11:30 Northeast Saltwater Seasons: Forage and Flies
Alan Caolo

1:30 Coastal Critters
Mark and Carol Archambault

2:30 Fly Rodding the Herring Run
Captain Jim White