NC Wildlife at the John E. Pechmann Education Center s offering a Fly-tying Course is designed to provide the student with a basic knowledge of fly tying tools, materials, patterns, and tying techniques. The class is 11/10/2018 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. They teach the course in progression beginning with simple fly patterns and steadily advance toward more complex flies allowing the students to build on their skills. In this course, students will complete 6 fly patterns over approximately 8 hours of instruction.
In order to assure that each student receives proper instruction, this course is limited to 25 participants. All tools and materials are provided. In addition, participants will receive a Fly-tying Handbook that provides them with reference to the patterns tied in class. This course is suitable for ages 12 years old and older. However, participants 12 -15 years old must be accompanied by an adult.