Hand Made Salmon Hooks|
Ronn Lucas, Sr.
Claret Bumble (variation)
Posted 28 February 2018 - 04:51 PM
Used Ryan Houston's version as a base and added a bit of color up front.
hook - Mustad 3906 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 wine
tail - dyed red golden pheasant tippet
rib - oval tinsel gold
rear body - dubbing claret
front body - dubbing red
rear hackle - claret (1Tbs Rit wine/1 cup water)
front hackle - red
collar - guinea dyed faux Jay (Koolaid Ice Blue Raspberry 2 packs, 1/4 tsp blue food coloring/1 cup of water)
Posted 28 February 2018 - 06:42 PM
blue raspberry came out good! the best thing about koolaid dyed feathers ... they smell so good!