The Feather Bender's Flytying Techniques by Barry Ord Clarke is a ground-breaking fly tying book.
It is the first to have a QR code/YouTube link for every single pattern demonstrated. You can now watch the whole process online then turn to the matching chapter in the book to find the recipe and follow all the step-by-step instructions so that you can tie your own fly in your own time.
It has an online link with the author – expert tyer Barry Ord Clarke – who you can contact direct if you run into any difficulties! He will respond to all questions.
The book’s focus is on techniques: world-class fly tyer Ord Clarke demonstrates with crystal-clear photographs his own ‘takes’ on how to tie your own excellent flies – simply and quickly!
Illustrations: 758 Colour photographs, 44 Black & white photographs
About the Author:
Born in England, Barry Ord Clarke is an internationally-acclaimed fly tyer, photographer and author. He has won medals in the world’s most prestigious fly tying competitions, and his own flies can be seen in the iconic Flyfishers’ Club collection in London and in the Catskill Master Fly Collection in the Catskill Museum in the United States.
In 2016, he was awarded the coveted Claudio D’Angelo award for Best International Fly Tyer.
In 2018, he completed seven years’ work with Marc Petitjean for the book Petitjean CDC.
For the past 25 years he has lived in Norway where he works as a professional photographer and fly tying consultant for Mustad, and Veniard Ltd.
You can find Barry’s fly tying demonstrations on his successful blog and YouTube channel, The Feather Bender.