"The Blue Goldfinch" by Kelson, George M.

Author Kelson, George M.
Book The Salmon Fly
Book Edition N/A
Page 120
Tags enright,


  • Tag: Silver twist, red-orange silk
  • Tail: Toucan and Indian Crow
  • Body: Light blue silk
  • Rib: Silver
  • Hackle: Blue Jay from center
  • Wing: Two Indian Crow, back to back, four Golden Pheasant toppings
  • Horns: Powdered blue Macaw
  • Cheeks: Indian Crow
  • Head: Black herl

Original material

As written in the book:

TAG. Silver twist and red-orange silk.
TAIL. Toucan and Indian Crow.
BODY. Light blue silk.
RIBS. Silver tinsel.
HACKLE. Jay from centre.
WINGS. Two Indian Crow (back to back, long) and four toppings.
HORNS. Powdered blue Macaw.
CHEEKS. Indian Crow.
HEAD. Black herl.