Beginner Fly Tying Class - Part 2: Three Essential Techniques Every Fly Tier Needs to Know

There are three fly tying techniques that you will perform on every fly you'll ever tie.  You need to attach the thread to the hook, attach materials to the hook, and secure the thread to the hook upon completion of the fly before clipping your thread from the hook.  The techniques to perform these tasks are the jam knot, the pinch wrap, and the whip finish, respectively.  This video segment illustrates how to perform these three essential techniques.