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Video: Redington’s “Find Your Water” – Season 2, Episode 1: An Artist’s Frontier

Follow along with Josh DeSmit, working artist and avid fly angler, as he explores the West in search of inspiration, his place in the art world, and of course, dry fly-eating cutties. [...]

April 14, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Palettes and Pixels: Michael Williams – flies with style…

"My great grandpa and mom fostered my love for drawing and my grandpa Jack introduced me to my love of fishing. I became obsessed..." [...]

March 28, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Flies, Fly Fishing, Profile, Slide, Uncategorized

Book Review: Bob Rich’s newest book, Looking Through Water

As a resident of the Florida Keys, it is easy to appreciate the author’s accurate information about fishing for the prized back-country bonefish, tarpon and permit. [...]

February 18, 2016 Book Review, RECENT, Slide

Interview: Forbes’ Monte Burke spends some time with James Prosek

I love doing research, making discoveries in texts, struggling with individual sentences, crafting essays. Writing gives me an excuse to read things I ordinarily might not read. [...]

January 27, 2016 Interview, RECENT, Slide

Art & Wine: This weekend, meet fly angler/artist Thom Glace in PA

Thom Glace's artfulness captures attention, immediately, not so much for the exactness of detail, which illustrators are noted for, but for the aliveness of his subjects [...]

January 6, 2016 RECENT, Slide

Feature Stories: Thom Glace, dedicated artist, angler and benefactor

Thom Glace is a renowned watercolorists, specializing in nature studies in t trouts, other fresh water species saltwater species, as well as dragonfly studies and landscapes [...]

June 22, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Profile, Slide

News: Thom Glace’s June wanderings worth a side trip

Thom Glace's artfulness captures attention, immediately, not so much for the exactness of detail, which illustrators are noted for, but for the aliveness of his subjects. [...]

June 3, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

Feature Story: One angler’s thoughts on managing the marine food webs

They are wiggling bundles of energy that—if left in the water in ample numbers—give predators the energy they need to grow, migrate and reproduce. [...]

April 23, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Fly Fishing: James Prosek on how trout fishing connects us

Through fishing, we can briefly achieve a kind of immortality when we step into this perpetual flow, and see our reflection in the water, and become part of it. [...]

April 20, 2015 Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: Artist, Becca Schlaff, exhibiting at Michigan’s Fly Fishing Expo

Becca Schlaff has exhibited in juried art shows across US, and her work is held in private collections in the United States, Canada, England, and Sweden. [...]

March 11, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide