Thursday Night Fly Tying...Matt's Midge December 22 2016

Hey all,

We're back on the horse again and fly tying will take place every Thursday throughout the winter. 

This week we'll be tying Matt's Midge. A simple pattern that is very representative of a single adult midge and is pretty visible relative for its size.

Recipe

Hooks: Dai-Riki #310 (Dry fly, straight eye) Sizes 18-22

Thread: 70 Denier or 8/0 black

Body: Black thread

Wing: White Zelon or Pink Widow’s Web

Hackle: Grizzly