Some years ago, I met the well-known fly tyer Jean Louis Teyssié in an event tying artificial flies.
I showed to Jean Louis some of my fly patterns and he showed me how to tie the tube bodies.
Teyssiè poured a little of colorless silicone, the same that use the artisans to seal the window panes View more...
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List of materials
Thread: Pale Brown 8/0
Hook: grub size 12
Chest: dubbing Mix hairs hare & CDC
Wings: a CDC hackle
I tie a tube body on hook grub.
I tie a CDC hackle near the tube body.
I tie the chest of fly
I wrap the CDC hackle under the tube body, tie it and cut excess.
I lower the tube body on the chest, tie it on the hook and cut the excess.
I tie the head of fly
Fly view from above.