" The blind eye salmon iron is the backbone of the classic fully dressed salmon fly - without it you can forget about your nice materials!! " This quote comes from the writings of Henrik Strandgaard within the Salmon Flyer and these words reflect the art of creating by hand the blind eye hook.
The ASFI 2020 Syracuse Expo is truly fortunate to have some of the very best hookmakers in the world present to showcase their fine work. Below are those individual who will be present to display their work. Some of these individuals will also be there as tying participants.
Yasuhiro Ogasawara - Japan
Yugi Wabe - Japan
Cosimo Raia - Italy
Byron Bjerke - United States
Val Kropiwnicki - United States