Red Quill Pattern & Tying Instructions

Fly Tying Recipe: Red Quill
Hook:
Standard dry-fly hook (here a TMC #100), sizes 12-16.
Thread 1:
Olive, 6/0 or 140-denier.
Wing:
Wood-duck flank-feather fibers.
Tails:
Medium or dark dun hackle fibers.
Body:
Quills from 2 reddish brown neck hackles.
Hackles:
2 medium or dark dun hackles.
Head:
Tying thread.
Adhesive:
Light head cement.
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