Make Your Own Poppers
If you fancy thoughts of throwing a popper to a lunker bass this summer, you might want to visit The Fly Shop of Tennessee for Popping Bug guru Walt Cary's seminar on March 18th.
Cary eschews synthetic body materials. He still makes his hand-lacquered popping bugs out of natural cork, supplies of which can be tough to obtain.
"It's hard to get good quality cork. And even the cork that you get, now you still have to fill the pores in a little bit to smooth them up some,"