Tag Archives: Lew Oatman

Lew Oatman, Carrie Stevens and Jack Gartside on Ebay

It’s been some time since I’ve posted any Ebay items, but there is a nice range of items coming up recently. First up is a rare Lew Oatman streamer. It is a Bill Edson pattern, the Edson Dark Tiger, one … Continue reading

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Steve Labrecque Streamers Collection 2014

Steve Labrecque Streamers Steve grew up along the lakes and rivers of Maine, in the Sebago Lake area of the state. He was born into angling and destined to become a great fisherman. Both his father and grandfather had fishing … Continue reading

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Brookie Variation by Steve Labrecque

Tied by: Steve Labrecque Originated by: Lew Oatman (Brook Trout) Source: Streamer Fly Tying & Fishing by Joseph D. Bates, Jr, – Pg 237 Hook: Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek Rangeley streamer hook 6xl #1 Thread: Black 6/0 Body: Silver flat … Continue reading

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Belcher Gray by Lew Oatman on Auction

As we are finding out, Lew Oatman had a number of patterns that were not well documented, but several have recently surfaced. Here is another one I’m not familiar with called the Belcher Gray. This is a beautiful streamer, in … Continue reading

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#47-2013 – Brown Buffum Hairwing by Bob Frandsen

Tied by: Robert Frandsen Originated by: Lew Oatman Source: A Further Guide to Fly Dressing; John Veniard (Pg 234) Hook: Mustad 3665 A #2 Head: White 8/0 Tail: Golden pheasant tippet Body: Orange floss slightly tapered Ribbing: Gold oval tinsel … Continue reading

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#39-2013 – Shushan Postmaster Bucktail tied by Robert Frandsen

Tied by: Robert Frandsen Originated by: Lew Oatman Source: Streamer Fly Tying and Fishing; Bates (Pg 334-335) Hook: Mustad 3665 A #2 Head: Black 8/0 Tail: Brown mottled turkey tail Body: Light yellow floss slightly tapered Ribbing: Gold flat tinsel … Continue reading

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#297 – Pikku Ahven

Tied by: Harri Lehtonen Originated by: Harri Lehtonen Hook: Streamer hook #2-6 6xl Tail: Orange hackle fibers tied short Ribbing: Gold flat tinsel Body: Lavender silk Belly: White bucktail Pelvic Fins: Two orange hackle tips, extending to the middle of … Continue reading

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#159 – Yellow Perch Streamer

Tied by: Ted Patlen Popularized by: Lew Oatman Source: Streamer Fly Tying and Fishing, Bates – Pg. 357-358 Hook: Mustad 9575 #1-#6 Thread: White 70 denier Tail: a very small bunch of yellow fibers of yellow hackle Body: Pale cream … Continue reading

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