Friday, December 11, 2015


once upon a time, we used to fish...

and I made a magic wand for a little girl
this made my Christmas...

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Wednesday, November 4, 2015


perfect day for a hearty pot of soup

Thursday, October 29, 2015


for daze

lonely curl

Tuesday, October 20, 2015


this happened...

today's forecast?  more of the same

Monday, October 19, 2015

firing up the stove

meatballz n shrooms pie

Saturday, October 17, 2015

ye olde rod shoppe

is ready to WROCK!

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

getting to be about that time...

not that we're jumping the gun or anything...

Thursday, September 24, 2015


ganked this beatifully tied catskill dry by ricky bassett from effboook
everything about this fly is right the eff on


note - by all means I will remove this post if it infringes upon or violates copyright privileges

Monday, September 7, 2015

Sunday, September 6, 2015

currently on the bench

place holder

yeah it's a shitty pic
antique sila-flex fiberglass rod
mint condition

Monday, August 24, 2015

Monday, August 17, 2015

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Friday, July 24, 2015

Monday, June 29, 2015

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Monday, June 22, 2015

Saturday, June 6, 2015

after the storm

for the very first time ever 
phoenix had rain on june fifth

Sunday, May 31, 2015

power fibers

building magic wands

Tuesday, May 26, 2015


would have been mick ronson's birthday

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Monday, May 4, 2015


these make me a rat bastard

I'm proud and happy with that

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

22 years ago today

mick ronson lost his battle w/ cancer
ronson's solos weren't played, they were sculpted

next up...

3pc 8ft 5wt thomas taper

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

we do this this is what we do

"thirst after righteousness"
payne 101 7ft 6in 5wt
wrapped in kelly green w/ black tips and red intermediate and measure wraps

Sunday, April 19, 2015

I really wanna... the yellow guitar

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Friday, April 10, 2015


I'll need to tighten this up a lick
and find a way to reproduce it yellow...

Thursday, April 9, 2015

bumble bee

tom painted up this kit tele
looks right sharp

working on a bumble bee headstock graphic

Sunday, April 5, 2015


cate's wrocking out like a big dog