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#11430919 - 02/22/16 01:09 PM Something for Sowbug 2016
chefmike Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 12/22/13
Posts: 618
Loc: Smithville, Texas
A montage of realistics for the live auction at this years Sowbug event in Arkansas. Flies are a selection of a wasp on a nest, a claret dragon fly, a couple of ladybugs, a flying bee, a black widow spider and just for fun a housefly next to my signature,
As always I used DC resin for finishing and building up legs etc

Mike
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".........the wood rod casts beautifully, and through it you can feel the heartbeats of the small trout."
John Gierach.

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#11431842 - 02/22/16 07:06 PM Re: Something for Sowbug 2016 [Re: chefmike]
Turf Dawg Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/30/12
Posts: 1796
Loc: Gainesville [Callisburg]
WOW!!


Just wondering, since you make fake bugs look real do you make real food look fake?

Great job as always
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Commercial Pesticide Applicator for Turf and Ornamental, Pasture & Rangelands and Right-of-Way
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#11431911 - 02/22/16 07:32 PM Re: Something for Sowbug 2016 [Re: chefmike]
Md11 Offline
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Registered: 06/04/12
Posts: 32
I am a dunce! Takes me a while to add two and two but I finally put you (Mike Morphew) and ChefMike together. Mike, I was the older, fat guy who sat across from you at the Austin Flyfishers meeting last Thursday. After watching you there just "whip up " a few flies all the while teaching at many different levels....you really need to go for Gold. Thanks and I hope to see you again next meeting!

Dan

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#11431981 - 02/22/16 07:52 PM Re: Something for Sowbug 2016 [Re: Md11]
Turf Dawg Offline
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Registered: 07/30/12
Posts: 1796
Loc: Gainesville [Callisburg]
Originally Posted By: Md11
I am a dunce! Takes me a while to add two and two but I finally put you (Mike Morphew) and ChefMike together. Mike, I was the older, fat guy who sat across from you at the Austin Flyfishers meeting last Thursday. After watching you there just "whip up " a few flies all the while teaching at many different levels....you really need to go for Gold. Thanks and I hope to see you again next meeting!

Dan


Sounds like we might be twins
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Turf Dawg Landscaping
Texas Licensed Irrigator
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Commercial Pesticide Applicator for Turf and Ornamental, Pasture & Rangelands and Right-of-Way
Texas Dept of Agriculture license #0525163

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#11432181 - 02/22/16 09:00 PM Re: Something for Sowbug 2016 [Re: chefmike]
chefmike Offline
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Registered: 12/22/13
Posts: 618
Loc: Smithville, Texas
Thanks guys. And yes Dan I will be at the next meeting. Always there an hour early to mentor and teach
Mike
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".........the wood rod casts beautifully, and through it you can feel the heartbeats of the small trout."
John Gierach.

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#11432809 - 02/23/16 08:43 AM Re: Something for Sowbug 2016 [Re: Turf Dawg]
chefmike Offline
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Registered: 12/22/13
Posts: 618
Loc: Smithville, Texas
Well Turf.................im sure I do sometimes lol

Mike
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".........the wood rod casts beautifully, and through it you can feel the heartbeats of the small trout."
John Gierach.

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#11433753 - 02/23/16 02:40 PM Re: Something for Sowbug 2016 [Re: chefmike]
J-Moe Offline
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Registered: 04/04/14
Posts: 2669
Loc: Brenham, TX
Fantastic work thumb

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#11434008 - 02/23/16 04:18 PM Re: Something for Sowbug 2016 [Re: J-Moe]
kaboboom Offline
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Registered: 08/31/08
Posts: 118
Mike,

I liked hearing about your counterpart that rents his bugs in Hollywood...you should tap into that cookie jar.

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#11435733 - 02/24/16 09:15 AM Re: Something for Sowbug 2016 [Re: chefmike]
chefmike Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 12/22/13
Posts: 618
Loc: Smithville, Texas
Thanks Jamie and Kaboboom I have thought about the prop flies and bugs but don't want to step on my friends toes. If I am asked by a company for promotional or advertisement them maybe
Mike
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".........the wood rod casts beautifully, and through it you can feel the heartbeats of the small trout."
John Gierach.

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