Tied a bit. Did a new twist on the WS - used CDC wing instead of soft hackle. I like the one in all black: 8/0 thread, ice dub thorax, black part of turkey for wing case, and white CDC for wing. I think it will be a good emerging midge pattern for SE MN.
I'm always trying to clean and rearrange my shop. I haven't conceptualized a master plan for it yet, but it'll come along at some point. For now, it's a functional room with a lot of tying and fishing gear littered about in semi-ordered fashion. Following are some shots of various corners and angles.
Done some graffiti work, I have: on the ceiling...
...and on the vintage cabinetry. Permanent marker is uncapped whenever I come across something worthy.
Jimmy hung out for quite a while in this room today, and for this brainstorm poem I dutifully acted as recorder: