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I have been asked to document the dimensions of the weed guard and tailing loop for the Mustad C52S size 2/0 and Tiemco 8089 size 2 hooks.  The 20 lb Hard Mason weed guard is   4 7/8 inches and the tailing loop is 2 inches. Please note where the weed guard is tied in on the hook. The Fuzzy Mouse and Fuzzy Perch Slider below utilize the weed guard shown.
I have been working on a tool set made with deer and reindeer antlers  They include a half hitch tool, a bodkin, and a double weed guard tool. 

K&K FLYFISHERS  ON A SATURDAY MORNING.
"THE EYES HAVE IT." The bugs in the pictures below are examples of what you can do after vewing both videos. They show different eyes tied in different sections of the bugs. In the two pictures on the left,  the first  bug on the left, has one set of eyes, the next two have two sets of eyes, the last two have multiple eyes in a row using two different techniques. Also the rabbit strips on 4 of the 5 bugs have been trimmed to imitate frog legs. Note the frog feet. The picture on the right are one of a kind experiments. 
Examples of recently mounted flies that were, or will be, auctioned for various groups such as PHWFF.
The Popper below is entitled "BLINK" in memory of Jerimiah Denton. Vietnam POW Hanoi Hilton. Passed away 3/28/14.
- …. .- -. -.- -.-- … ..- !!!  (THANK YOU).
He blinked the word TORTURE in morse code in a controlled interview with his north Vietnamese captors so the U S military would know the hostages were being tortured. That is the reason for BLINK! He put his life at risk for his fellow prisoners.
FLY TYING SCHEDULE 2019.  

Dogwood Canyon, Branson, Missouri.  3/16/19 and 3/17/19. 
 Sow Bug Mountain Home, Arkansas afternoon of Friday and Saturday 3/29 & 3/30 2019. 
                                                                 Branson, Missouri. Missouri Trout Fishers to be determined 
                                             I will be working with PHWFF and Wounded Warriors in 2019. 
                                                          I will continue to update as the year progresses.

This is my "Frog leg" weed guard tied on a Mustad C52S size 2/0 or Tiemco 8089 size 2 hook. This was used for "The Eyes Have It" pictures above. and for the "Red Fish" bugs below. It is not as easy to tie as the tailing loop, but the legs stay separated and they do look like Frog Legs when the bug is fished. They really do work!
I had a need to stabilize my Wapsi Fly Tyers Z-Ment on the tying table so I could use it like head cement. The best bases are the antler  and the hard plastic hook box. You can even make one from the packaging bubble. 
HEART OF A VETERAN is displayed in a 4 inch dome and auctioned at PHWFF events. 
CFR CLOWN FISH is displayed in a 4 inch dome and was auctioned at the IFFF in Bend, Oregon. It has added verbiage. "WE ARE NOT CLOWNING AROUND WE WANT A CURE!"
“Mike’s Heart of a Veteran”

Now you know why it is true
A Veteran does bleed Red White and Blue.

For Sacrifices they have made 
They only ask one thing from thee,

“Remember me, Remember me”

Mike George

LET ME TAKE YOU TO THE NEXT LEVEL WITH YOUR DEER HAIR TYING BY SHOWING YOU HOW TO ADD LINES, DOTS, SPOTS, AND EYES.
        TO ORDER "THE NEXT LEVEL" VIDEO USE THIS BUTTON.                    IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT YOU VIEW THE FIRST VIDEO BEFORE VIEWING "THE NEXT LEVEL" AS TECHNIQUES DEMONSTRATED IN DETAIL WILL NOT BE REVISITED IN THIS VIDEO.
The Next Level DVD
The song "Dante’s Prayer" was written to describe Dante’s Journey through the 9 circles of Hell in “Dante’s Inferno”. After his journey Dante is pleading with God to:  “Please Remember me, Please Remember Me.” 
I believe all veterans have experienced their own journey through Dante's 9 circles of Hell and in my verse they are asking their God to: “Please Remember Me,  Remember Me."

                                                                                   CAPTAIN WHITE
Captain White is a United States Air Force F105 Pilot who flew missions out of Tahkli RTAFB. He went down November 24, 1969 in Laos flying support missions for a "secret war".  He is still listed as MIA. He is among the nearly 600 Americans who disappeared in Laos. "Captain White" is tied in his name to honor those still Missing in Action from the Vietnam War. 


I was asked to tie my version of the water color image 
below by David Ruimveld.
You will see my version on the cork stopper in the foreground. 
I modified the fly and tied it in Red White and Blue 
and named it "Captain White"
CAPTAIN WHITE
Mike's Improved Shrimp, the 2009 MUSTAD SCANDINAVIAN OPEN gold medal winner, is now on display at the HISTORY OF FISHING MUSEUM 225 N Wildwood Dr. Branson, Missouri 65616 (417) 239-3474 .

HISTORY OF FISHING MUSEUM .ORG
Half Bass
Clown Fish Gone Bad
Black Crappie
Mike's Sting Ray
 A BLAST FROM THE PAST, FILE DATED 2007

VARIATIONS OF PENCIL POPPERS NO MARKERS ARE USED ON ANY OF MY BUGS!









THIS PHOTO GOT MORE ATTENTION THAN MOST OF MY OTHER FACEBOOK POSTS LAST YEAR.  MUST BE THE NEW PENCIL POPPER DESIGN?????

MUDDLER MINNOW
TIED ON A CATFISH BAIT HOOK.  IT HAD TO BE STRAIGHTENED. 

BOUTONNIERS FOR MY NIECE'S WEDDING. TIED 12 OF THEM. THIS WAS A FUN DIVERSION
EXAMPLES        OF   MOUNTED      FLIES            THAT             ARE             FOR            SALE 

Doug Oatman Photography