Glass Bead-Eye Damsel Nymph
Tied by Fred Steynberg
Thread: Olive 8/0 or 7/0
Hook: #10 – 12 streamer
Eyes: Olive or brown beads on 30lb mono-filament stork
Under tail: Olive deer hair (prevents the tail wrapping)
Tail: Mixed dark and light olive marabou
Body and Thorax: Olive marabou
Wing/legs: Midge flash pearl
Wing case: Fly foam – dry fly
For use in: Still waters for mostly trout or slow moving pools in rivers.
Fished with a floating or intermediate line using a slow hand twist, figure of 8 retrieve.