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: Dee style GB Skunk


silverdoc
08-06-2004, 01:22 PM
Just had to try this :)

HOOK: A.J. spey #3/0
TAG:Chartruese floss over flat silver tinsel
TAIL:Red dyed GP crest
REAR BODY: 1/2 chartruese seal, ribbed gold embossed, hackled chartruese
JOINT:Black ostrich herl
FRONT BODY: Black wool, ribbed flat silver & fine oval silver, hackled black heron substitute
THROAT:Teal
SIDES:Jungle
WING:White swan

The JC sides are actually slanted down, the fly was slighty tipped on the scanner bed.

Image thumbnail: http://www.silverdoctor.net/jpg_images/tn_gbs_akroyd.jpg

800x600 image: http://www.silverdoctor.net/jpg_images/gbs_akroyd.jpg

flyfisha1
08-06-2004, 03:08 PM
Very nice! One question: what is black heron substitute?

silverdoc
08-09-2004, 09:47 AM
dyed blue ear pheasant, Whiting spey hackle, marabou, etc.

Charlie
08-11-2004, 08:22 AM
Very nice silverdoc.

Not to many people do justice to the Dee style flies.

Charlie. :D