If you live in the Charlotte, North Carolina area you might be interested in taking the fly tying course offered by the Carolina Fly Fishing Chapter of the Federation of Fly Fishers. The classes are held at the Gander Mountain store in Mooresville, North Carolina (I77 Exit 36). The guys teaching these classes are all skilled fly tiers.
The schedule is now set for the fly tying Classes at Gander Mountain. Starting Monday February 26 and running Mondays until March 26. Class time is 6:30 P.M.
Classes are as follows Feb 26 Introduction, materials, tools and Woolly Bugger Bob Thomas Mark Sigmon Jack Cummings March5 The Nymph - hares ear and pheasant tail or something like that according to Richard Richard Griggs Wilke Tebbens (if available)
March 12 The Dry Fly Ben Vaughn
Bob Thomas (maybe)
March 19 Hairwing(Caddis) and Parachutes Kirk Drown
March 26 Bass and Blue gill Bugs ( John Thomas Instructor)
Cost of the class is only $60 for the 5 week course, a maximum of 12 students.