The participants of this web site are fly tiers from around the world. You will find tiers from Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Denmark, England, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Macedonia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Philippines, Russia, Scotland, Spain, Sweden, USA, and Yugoslavia. Most are hobbyist displaying some of their favorite flies and others are professionals who sell their flies, materials, books, guide services, etc.
This web site is not for the so called purist who turn up their noses at what they define as imperfections but is for anyone interested in the art and craft of fly tying. We have some of the world's most talented tiers display their fantastic works of art. We also have proud beginners display their accomplishments and tiers of all levels in between. It doesn't bother us if a so called purist refuses to participate because it isn't up to their standards but we do not want anyone to refuse because they think another tier might criticize their work. We benefit from all level of tiers so encourage you to participate.