Posts Tagged ‘Orange Hackle’

The Ray Bergman Collection – 102) Epting

The Ray Bergman Collection – 102) Epting

Tip: Red floss * Tail: Orange hackle fibers Ribbing: None Body: Yellow floss Hackle: Black Wing: Gray mallard * The tip is actually shown as a butt in the painting; like so many other flies the tip on the Epting could be correctly tied as either a tip or butt.

The Ray Bergman Collection – 46) Bouncer

The Ray Bergman Collection – 46)	Bouncer

Tip: Orange floss Tail: None Ribbing: Gold tinsel Body: Black floss Hackle: Orange Wing: Yellow

The Ray Bergman Collection – 37) Blue Jay

The Ray Bergman Collection – 37)	Blue Jay

Tip: Gold tinsel Tail: Golden pheasant tippet Ribbing: Gold tinsel Body: Orange floss Hackle: Orange Wing: European blue jay * * On the Blue Jay, Bergman’s wing recipe simply calls for ‘blue jay’ but the appearance of the paintings on this and the jay-winged flies on Plate No. 4 reveal these wing feathers are obtained […]

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