Steve Burke's Salmon and Steelhead Fly-Tying Guide

The Wilkinson
Tied By Brian Ebert

The Wilkinson, Tied by Brian Ebert
Name The Wilkinson
Category Atlantic Salmon
Tag Fine silver oval tinsel.
Tail Golden Pheasant crest veiled with golden tippet.
Butt Red wool.
Body Fine flat silver tinsel ribbed with medium oval tinsel.
Wing Underwing of Golden Pheasant tippet. Main wing of Australian Bustard, Florican, Red, Yellow and silver Doctor Blue dyed Turkey tail. Bronze Mallard roof and a topping.
Throat Purple and bright blue Chinese Rooster.
Sides Gadwall flank.
Horns Blue and gold Macaw.
Head Black

This rendition of the Wilkinson was tied by Chicago area fly fisherman and tyer Brian Ebert. You can see more of his flies at The Flies of Brian Ebert.