Saturday, 25 January 2014

Tying a simple Garfish / Needlefish

Materials List:

Long shank saltwater hook 
Sprism SLF ICE Pearl
Unique Hair - Olive and White
Lateral tinsel
Pearl braid
Epoxy eye 
Deer Creek UV resin

Step by step tying instructions:

Preapare the tread base, tie and wind in the Pearl braid about 3/4 of the hook shank

 1st dub in the PRISM SLF Ice Pearl dub as belly, then tie in the white Unique hair and follow by the Olive color Unique hair

Tie in the Lateral Tinsel

Put in some ICE Pearl dub to finish the head and stick on the epoxy eye

Apply Deer Creek UV resin ( same technique as the surf candy ) and dry it 

The little Garfish is ready

Cheers.... Happy tying

1 comment:

  1. Nice patern! Had some good summer fishing for seatrout who had lots of garfish in their tummies. Will make some. Thnx.