Jon Strand, Oslo, Norway 51 yrs old Started tying flies in June 1979 Mainly tying trout and Atlantic salmon flies.
Supplying 4 stores in my hometown and some private clients. Have completed a project for Gloppen Hotel, Sandane, making 24 classic salmon flies for framing. Have a Gold Medal from Rihimakii, Finland 1986, Nordic Fly tying Championship, Classic Salmon Flies.
Have done demo-tying at the FFF Conclave in Livingston MT, also in Denmark, England, Ireland, Sweden and 3 times in Italy at the SIM Fly Festival and of course numerous demos in Norway. Now in August I’ll be doing the “FlytyingForCharity” were the main object is to raise money for the children’s department at Elverum hospital, Norway.