Tying the Red Quill with Kelly Galloup

In this video, Kelly will walk you through the steps to tie one of the most famous Catskill Dry Flies of all time: The Red Quill. Art Flick is credited with this particular pattern, which he created in 1933 to imitate a Hendrickson Dun.


Hook: TMC 100 or favorite standard dry fly hook – https://www.slideinn.com/product/tmc-100/
Tail: Brown Hackle Fibers
Body: Stripped Stem from Brown Hackle or Polish Quills
Wing: Wood Duck Gold Mallard Flank – https://www.slideinn.com/product/mallard-flank/
Hackle: Ginger or Dark Barred Ginger Hackle