Fun Activities For Seniors

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Fly Tying for Seniors and Beginners

Fly tying is a really fun hobby that takes a bit of skill and technique to master, but once you know the basics, you’ll literally be hooked with this fun and very therapeutic activity that’s enjoyed by thousands of people all over the world! It is believed that the art of fly tying dates back to around 200AD, but it wasn’t until the 19th century when innovations in the sport of fly fishing and the study of insects (entomology) really began to draw people into this hobby of making and crafting their own flies.

Fly Tying for Beginners

Fly Tying is a Fantastic Hobby for Seniors!

Before you invest in any fly tying equipment and supplies, we strongly suggest that you check out some of the introduction to fly tying videos that we have listed below. They may save you both time and money. Whether you plan on selling flies, giving them away as gifts, or using them for your own fly fishing outings, you’ve come to the right place. Get started with fly tying today!

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Top 5 Fly Tying Tips For Beginners - Watch this before you start tying flies

A Beginners Guide To Getting Started With Fly Tying Flies

Fly Tying in 3 Basic Steps

Intro to fly tying – First Fly

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Fly Tying Tips For Beginners: Tools Needed For Getting Started

Essential Fly Tying Skills For Beginners - Whip Finish, Half Hitch, Proper Hook Placement & More!

A Beginners Guide to Fly Tying Tools - Bobbin, Scissors, Vise, Hackle Pliers, Bodkin, and More