The Purple Shiner by Kevin Kirkelie

The Purple Shiner - Kevin Kirkelie

The Purple Shiner – Kevin Kirkelie

Tied by: Kevin Kirkelie
Originated by: Kevin Kirkelie

The Purple Shiner streamer fly pattern recipe

Hook: Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek Rangeley streamer #2 8xl
Thread: Black 8/0
Body: Dark purple floss
Rib: Gold flat tinsel
Throat: Blue peacock neck feather fibers
Underwing: Yellow bucktail under purple bucktail
Wing: 2 yellow hackles flanked by purple hackle
Shoulder: Lady Amherst tippet dyed purple then blue peacock
Eye: Jungle cock nail and a purple jewel
Head: Black

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Kevin Kirkelie Kevin Kirkelie – In having a Grandfather who was a avid fisherman, I was hooked at a early age. So…from my dad’s handy craftsmanship, he made me a homemade vise to start tying with, so that set the stage for what turned out to be my greatest artistic passion ever.
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