Shows: I will be doing some fall shows. These are great times to shop for materials, books, see some presentations, demos and visit with old friends. At both shows I will have rod specials, reel specials, new materials, new soft hackles and hackles and more!
The Arts of the Angler Show, Ethan Allen Hotel, Danbury, CT, Nov. 9 & 10, 2013. Sponsored by the Catskill Fly Fishing Center, this is a nice smaller show. This has a used book sale, voice auction, silent auction and a banquet to promote the fly fishing arts of writing, fly tying, cane rods and collectables. There will be presentations, fly tying demos and some extras . Lots of fly tyers and members of the NEC FFF and the Catskill Fly Tyer's Guild will be on hand to demo flies. For more information Contact Erin firstname.lastname@example.org, call 845-439-4810 or go to: http://www.cffcm.net/
International Fly Tying Symposium, Garden State Exhibit Center, Nov 23-24, 2013, Somerset, NJ. This year's theme is the "Dutch Masters". Fly tyers from the Netherlands will come to show off their best flies and patterns. This is a great show with over 100 tyers. There will be extra space for casting demos and many cane rod makers and retailers will be on hand. Many of the fly tyers aren't announced yet, but their promises to be many great folks. New also this year is the fly tying contest. Enter your fly, winners will be given a contract with a leading commerical fly manufacturer. This is a great show and we will have many specials. This year's tyers include: Gary Borger, Bob Clouser, Dave Klausmeyer ( Editor for Fly Tyer Magazine ), Fishy Fullum, Hans Van Klinken, Theo Bakelaar, Marc Petitjean, Bob Popovics. There is a banquet Saturday night and the current winner of this year's Hardy Cup, Michael Mauri of Germany will be giving a bamboo rod casting demo. Also meet the designer of the J-Vise, Jay Smit of South Africa.
For more info go to http://www.internationalflytyingsymposium.com/index.html
For more Info Contact:
Mike Hogue / Badger Creek Fly Tying / 622 West Dryden Road, Freeville, NY 13068