Woodworking blog entries tagged with 'fly fishing net'

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Sierra Nets Custom Fishing Nets on Western Waters and Full of Gorgeous FISH!

01-24-2013 07:57 PM by Greg | 4 comments »

I wanted to do a story showcasing how wonderful it is to see fish inside my custom fly fishing nets. Just about 99.5% of my clients are fly fishers. They fish everywhere from Argentina to Alaska, and New York to New Zealand. Sometimes I take the pictures of nets during “field tests”, and other times, clients send me pics from their adventures. I love it when the latter happens! From this: To This: We get em in the salt too! This is a spotted bay bass ...

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Steam Bending #3: Steam Bending Trout Fishing Nets: Shaping and Finishing

10-18-2012 02:11 AM by Retsof | 2 comments »

It’s been a while since I posted my last update on this project and I’ve made a lot of progress. Once I got the basic shaping and sanding done, I had to stop until I found the net bags that I wanted to use on the frames. As of this week, I have everything I need to finish the nets, so here are some more photos to show you what I’ve done so far: Here is net #2 after bending, but before glue up. This photo gives a good look at how I pegged my circles to the melamine ba...

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New Sierra Nets T-shirt Design-Finally!!!

07-19-2012 07:50 AM by Greg | 1 comment »

So I finally got my T-shirt design put together and printed. I’m stoked! I worked hard on this for several months. My buddy Jeff is the artist-He drew the hand and the fish seperately. I did the overall design, the fonts, merged the hand and the fish and digitally altered the picture as I saw fit. I also added the fly & tippet. Background story:For those who don’t know, Jeff is a BIG musky fiserman. We are always taking stabs at each other about each one’s ...

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Preparation for my First Commercial Show as a Full time Artisan (Part 1)

01-26-2012 10:51 AM by Greg | 3 comments »

Hello fellow wood butchers! I went full-time in the beginning of December 2011 and am very excited to begin the next chapter in my life! For those that don’t know, I build one-of-a-kind commissioned custom fishing nets. My custom fly fishing nets can be used for many types of fishing though they are typically sought by and for fly fishers.Some of my nets can be seen here. and here’s one in action. It’s Figured Walnut & Bird’s Eye Maple with a rubber net. This...

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