Jack Gartside…fly tying genius!

This  is also from my old blog but again I think many more should see these flies. I had the honour to meeting Jack Gartside a couple of times in the 90´s. A wonderful man with endless skills.  He made a big impression on a young fly tyer. I bought two boxes of his flies and had them signed. He came to Norway and conducted a fly tying class in norwegian. He had learned it in just a few weeks. He spoke several languages and was a well read man. One of the greatest fly tyers ever lived. He was a true trout bum…

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