Learn the principles of sakasa kebari design, & why these flies look the way they do. How to: tie a reverse hackle cleanly & easily, without piling on thread wraps; adapt your favorite Western pattern to the sakasa kebari style; & fish each fly. Videos on this DVD are not limited to the fly-tying bench. You will see fish being caught by Dr. Ishigaki, Chris Stewart & Daniel Galhardo on the very flies they tie on the DVD. You’ll also see many of the flies photographed underwater in fast current. If you have ever wondered how partridge, pheasant, starling & dry-fly hackle differ in the way they behave underwater, you will find out on this DVD. 4 pg full-color booklet w/ recipes for 17 different fly patterns. 2.5 hours.
Features renowned tenkara master Dr. Hisao Ishigaki, TenkaraBum.com founder Chris Stewart and Tenkara USA’s Daniel Galhardo relating insights and advice on tenkara fly-tying as they tie a variety of beautiful and effective flies.
LearnTenkara has pulled out all the stops for our first DVD release. This top-quality disc is packed with 2.5 hours of video covering 17 different fly patterns, including traditional Japanese kebari, hybrids with Western flies and some patterns that are just plain fun to fish with a tenkara rod.
Whether you want to tie the simple Ishigaki Kebari, the venerable Takayama Sakasa Kebari or new inventions like the Sakasa Copperbari and Punk Rock Sakasa Kebari, this DVD will show you how.
The DVD comes with a 4-page, full-color booklet containing recipes for every fly tied on the DVD.