Foam is Home Stonefly

Curtis Fry - May 2018

If you've followed Tim Sickles online, you know he ties up some crazy clean foam bugs. This is one of our favorites. The nice thing here is you can mix and match colors to whatever insect you're looking to imitate.

Material List
  • Hook: Ahrex 531 Sedge Dry Fly Hook - 8
  • Thread: UTC Ultrathread 70 Denier - Burnt Orange
  • Tail: Speckled Centipede Legs - Speckled Tan/Brown - Medium
  • Body: Rainy's Cross-Link Sheet Foam - Cinnamon - 1 mm
  • Underwing: Rainy's Cross-Link Sheet Foam - Tan - 1 mm
  • Wing: Nature's Spirit Select Cow Elk - Natural
  • Head: Rainy's Cross-Link Sheet Foam - Cinnamon - 2 mm
  • Legs: Round Rubber Legs - Brown - Medium
  • Tools Used: Hopper/Caddis/Ant Foam Body Cutter - #10, Fly Tyer's Z-Ment, Renzetti Standard Hair Stacker,
Materials & Alternate Materials Listed Below
UTC Ultrathread 70 Denier
UTC Ultrathread 70 Denier

UTC Ultrathread 70 Denier

$1.99
Rainy's Cross-Link Sheet Foam
Rainy's Cross-Link Sheet Foam

Rainy's Cross-Link Sheet Foam

$3.25
Speckled Centipede Legs
Speckled Centipede Legs
Speckled Centipede Legs

Speckled Centipede Legs

$3.50
Fly Tyer's Z-Ment
Fly Tyer's Z-Ment

Fly Tyer's Z-Ment

$7.95
Nature's Spirit Select Cow Elk
Nature's Spirit Select Cow Elk
Nature's Spirit Select Cow Elk

Nature's Spirit Select Cow Elk

$4.25
Round Rubber Legs
Round Rubber Legs
Round Rubber Legs
Round Rubber Legs

Round Rubber Legs

$3.50
Ahrex 531 Sedge Dry Fly Hook
Ahrex 531 Sedge Dry Fly Hook

Ahrex 531 Sedge Dry Fly Hook

$8.25
Hopper/Caddis/Ant Foam Body Cutter
Hopper/Caddis/Ant Foam Body Cutter

Hopper/Caddis/Ant Foam Body Cutter

$10.99
Renzetti Standard Hair Stacker
Renzetti Standard Hair Stacker
Renzetti Standard Hair Stacker

Renzetti Standard Hair Stacker

$14.99