Artist Travis Sylvester Is Not Your Average Pencil-Pusher

"Ghost," Colored pencil, 2014 by Travis Sylvester
Look closely at the image of the trout in a net above. Can you guess the artist’s medium? It’s hard to believe that Travis Sylvester can create such a realistic portrait using just colored pencils, but that’s been his artistic weapon of choice since. . .

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Video: How to Tie the Pheasant Tail Euro Nymph

When English riverkeeper Frank Sawyer first tied his Pheasant Tail Nymph more than 60 years ago, he surely didn't envision this kind of development. The advent of chemically sharpened barbless jig hooks, which gained popularity in European competition angling, allows tiers to. . .

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Photos: An Epic Trip to Paradise Valley and Yellowstone National Park

Written by: Capt. Duber Winters, Store Manager, Orvis Woodbridge (VA)

Orvis Woodbridge store manager Duber Winters shows off a fine Yellowstone cutthroat. All photos courtesy Duber Winters
Here are some pics from our store-hosted trip to Hubbard’s Yellowstone Lodge in Montana's Paradise Valley. The weather and fishing were awesome, and our guests are all excited for a return trip to. . .

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