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Green Butt Skunk Example 9
Tied By William Lovelace

GB Skunk 9

Name

Green Butt Skunk #9

Category Steelhead Fly
Hook Mustad 9049X #4
Thread Black Monocord
Tail Red Hackle fibers
Body

Fluorescent Green Dubbing; Black Dubbing?????

Ribbing Flat Silver Tinsel
Collar Black Hackle
Wing White Rabbit

This version of the Geeen Butt Skunk was tied by Oregon fly tyer William Lovelace for a his series Creativity in Fly Tying: Varying the Approach to Tying the Same Fly with Different Materials and Styles. (which see).

Bill's Notes: "I want to show the class a low water style fly where we see that proportions of the fly can be varied on the hook for particular uses. A small fly can be tied on a bigger hook."

Read more about William Lovelace and his flies at The Flies of William Lovelace.

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