Art of the Angler Show

Showgoers Browsing the Classic Tackle

The Center of Fly Fishing, Livingston Manor, NY. The Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum will hold the Fifth Annual Arts of the Angler Show at the Ethan Allen Inn, in Danbury CT on Saturday and Sunday, November 9th & 10th, 2013. This unique show combines the finest in vintage collectibles and contemporary fly fishing ‘arts’. It has been regarded as of the largest of its kind in the USA. In addition to the show featuring the ‘arts and crafts of the angler: bamboo rod making, fly tying, books, and artwork, a live consignment auction of collectibles will be held after a special priced dinner on Saturday evening. (Accepting consignments now). And returning will be the popular Book Exchange (the CFFCM will sell your books, bring them and enjoy the show).

Joining over 30 great fly tyers who provide non stop fly tying demonstrations through out the show will be recognized bamboo rodmakers: David Van Burgel, Per Brandin, Marc Aroner, Fred Kretchman, Jim Downes, Kathy Scott, Kelly Baker, among others. Not only will visitors see the best in today’s cane fishing rods available will be the widest selection of used and collectible classics from a selection of vendors. (Vendor Space is limited).

The forms for Vendors, Tyers and Fly Fishing Community Organizations are below.

The Ethan Allen Inn is centrally located at Exit 4 on Interstate Route 84 in Danbury CT. This venue provides an elegant yet casual setting for a fine show.

For more detailed information on the Arts of the Angler Show, follow the changing details here on this sponsoring website or visit the Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum Facebook Fan Page.

Fly Fishing Community Organization Invitation

2013 Arts of the Angler Fly Tyer Registration Form

Arts Vendor Invitation

2013 Absentee Bid Form

Arts Live Auction List

 

Arts Live Auction 2013

S. (Skip?) Allard carved wooden fish; 24"

Arts Auction 2013

S. (Skip?) Allard carved wooden Fish

Arts Auction 2013

"The Namsen" tied by Ryan Richardson

Arts Auction 2013

Hand Tied Irish Flies

Arts Auction 2013

8 Piece Poacher Rod, perfect rod to redo over the winter. each section is 12" but two unique different tip sections to make either a unique rod s 7 ' rod or remove top two sections and add extra tip section to make is a 6 piece or 6' fly rod. (photo 5)

Arts Auction 2013

Billy Pate Bonefish Reel with Spare Spool

Arts Auction 2013

Fisherman Plaque

Arts Auction 2013

Southbend Skeletal Reel

Arts Auction 2013

Skeletal Reel

Arts Auction 2013

Early lightweight Folstaff wading staff

Arts Auction 2013

Fisherman art with poetry

Arts Auction 2013

Metal embossed box with trout motif

Arts Auction 2013

Steelhead and Atlantic Salmon Flies

Arts Auction 2013

J. Ryall reel with WF-8-F Mastery Steelhead Line

Arts Auction 2013

Hardy LRH Reel with case and box

Arts Auction 2013

Starling by Fisher 9' 4pc 6-7 w graphite rod; belonged to Dr. Alan Fried

Arts Auction 2013

Eagle Claw spinning rod by Wright & McGill

Arts Auction 2013

Orvis Odyssey OV Reel with spare spool, bag and original box

Arts Auction 2013

Orvis Vortex Reel with 2 spare spools

Arts 2013

Orvis Battenkill Large Arbor Reel

Arts 2013

J. Ryall reel with WF-8-F Mastery Steelhead Line

Arts Auction 2013

Hardy LRH Lightweight Reel with spare spool in excellent condition.

Arts Auction 2013

Vintage Perch Fishing Decoy

Arts Auction 2013

License Tag Beaverkill Rod & Gun Club

Arts Auction 2013

1951 Payne Rod Company Catalog

Arts Auction 2013

Hewitt's Nymph Fly Fishing book, first edition 1934. Good condition

Arts Auction 2013

Fewick Class 4 Fly Reel, NEW in original leather case.

Arts Auction 2013

Eagle Claw 5' F1203 Spinning Rod by Wright & McGill (photo 2)

Arts Auction 2013

Eagle Claw 5' F1203 Spinning Rod by Wright & McGill (photo 3)

Arts Auction 2013

Cedar Tyers Chest; 2 Silver Pheasants, Reeves Pheasants, Amherst Pheasants, 4 Wood Ducks, Kingfishers, Squirrels, Buck Tails, Wings, Rabbit skins, Mallard, Pheasant Tails, Quills, Pine Martin and Muskrats. 12X24X13" Cedar Box made by George C. Brown & Co, Greensboro NC (photo 1)

Arts Auction 2013

Cedar Tyers Chest; 2 Silver Pheasants, Reeves Pheasants, Amherst Pheasants, 4 Wood Ducks, Kingfishers, Squirrels, Buck Tails, Wings, Rabbit skins, Mallard, Pheasant Tails, Quills, Pine Martin and Muskrats. 12X24X13" Cedar Box made by George C. Brown & Co, Greensboro NC (photo 2)

Arts Auction 2013

Cedar Tyers Chest; 2 Silver Pheasants, Reeves Pheasants, Amherst Pheasants, 4 Wood Ducks, Kingfishers, Squirrels, Buck Tails, Wings, Rabbit skins, Mallard, Pheasant Tails, Quills, Pine Martin and Muskrats. 12X24X13" Cedar Box made by George C. Brown & Co, Greensboro NC (photo 3)

Arts Auction 2013

Cedar Tyers Chest; 2 Silver Pheasants, Reeves Pheasants, Amherst Pheasants, 4 Wood Ducks, Kingfishers, Squirrels, Buck Tails, Wings, Rabbit skins, Mallard, Pheasant Tails, Quills, Pine Martin and Muskrats. 12X24X13" Cedar Box made by George C. Brown & Co, Greensboro NC (photo 4)

Arts Auction 2013

Pfleuger Medalist 1492 1/2 with spare spool in very fine condition with 2 compartment suede case.

Arts Auction 2013

8 piece poacher rod, perfect rod to redo over the winter. each section is 12" but two unique different tip sections to make either a unque rod s 7 ' rod or remove top two sections and add extra tip section to make is a 6 piece or 6' fly rod. (photo 4)

Arts Auction 2013

8 piece poacher rod, perfect rod to redo over the winter. each section is 12" but two unique different tip sections to make either a unique rod s 7 ' rod or remove top two sections and add extra tip section to make is a 6 piece or 6' fly rod. (photo 3)

Arts Auction 2013

8 piece poacher rod, perfect rod to redo over the winter. each section is 12" but two unique different tip sections to make either a unque rod s 7 ' rod or remove top two sections and add extra tip section to make is a 6 piece or 6' fly rod. (photo 1)

Arts Auction 2013

8 piece poacher rod, perfect rod to redo over the winter. each section is 12" but two unique different tip sections to make either a unque rod s 7 ' rod or remove top two sections and add extra tip section to make is a 6 piece or 6' fly rod. (Photo 2)

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