Current EBAY Auctions
The current week's EBAY auctions are posted. Be sure to take advantage of this opportunity to add some unique supplies to your tying bench! This week I have some more traditional fly tying materials available for you to add to your tying bench. Check out the EBAY Auctions section of the site for full details of all the materials currently available, and be sure to check back weekly to see the other rare and unusual items that I will be offering in the weeks to come!
"How to Tie a Butterfly" DVD now available!!!!
I'm happy to announce my latest instructional video product, "How to Tie a Butterfly"! I received numerous requests for a DVD that illustrates the process of tying a butterfly fly, and was able to produce this DVD in time for the Fly Fishing Show in Somerset, NJ. It met with good success there, and it is now available for purchase here in the webstore! Filmed in high def 1080p video, the DVD illustrates the process of tying a butterfly from start to finish, from materials selection and preparation to the finishing touches. Visit the new DVD section of the webstore for further details and ordering information! You can view the youtube preview of the DVD below as well!
"How to TIE a Fly" DVD also available
The beginner fly tying class videos have been compiled and expanded upon in this 2 DVD set "How to TIE a Fly." This DVD set contains over two and a half hours of fly tying demonstration, with additional content not currently available on youtube. Also included are recipes for each fly and a comprehensive list of all the materials needed to tie the flies presented in the segments. All the instruction you need to start tying flies, now available in one place! Available in the DVD section of the webstore.
A Game of Chess
Unique chess set, which uses flies for the chess pieces! This particular set sold withing the first hour of being displayed during the 2012 fall show
season. I am currently working on 2 more sets with some different variations of the flies used for the pieces, be sure to check back soon for details and pictures of these additional
Butterfly Photo Gallery
Butterflies are my signature flies. Be sure to check out the butterfly photo gallery to see pictures of the varies butterflies I've tied over the years. I hope you enjoy the showcase of feathers from the various exotic species that I've used to tie my butterflies over the past few years. Click here to visit the gallery!
Pictures of the beetles I tie. Their shells are made out of fake fingernails, airbrushed to create the blended color pattern.
Custom Crafted Wooden Fly Boxes
I've added some new patterns to my custom crafted wooden fly boxes. Check out this section of the store to see all the patterns that are currently available.
What else you can find here
This website contains a wealth of information on flies and fly tying, as well as information about me and my products and services. Clicking on the links above will direct you to the following:
About Scott Cesari - information about me, how I became interested in fly tying, and how my fly tying efforts and involvement have developed.
Contact - how to get in touch with me to ask questions, provide feedback, order products, or just to discuss flytying and flyfishing.
Event Calendar - a list of the events that I will be participating in, including links to those events where applicable.
Resources - perhaps the most valuable tab, here you can find articles, instruction, tips, and recipes to assist you in your tying efforts. Video clips on specific tying tips can also be found here.
Photo Gallery - images of some of my work.
Products - this tab will direct you to an overview of the products I make and the services I provide including flies, custom created wooden fly boxes, butterfly flies and displays, ornaments, clocks, tying lessons and presentations.
Store - a link to the products I currently have, available for purchase through the web store.
Take some time and browse the site. I think you'll find some interesting and useful information. I hope you enjoy what is here!
A special thanks to Brenda Davis for her incredible photography. Many of the pictures on my site were taken by Brenda. Her husband Shawn is a fellow fly tier whose work defies description. Make sure to check out their website at www.davisflydesigns.com, which features jewelry-quality artistic salmon flies by Shawn and professional fly photography by Brenda.