OREGON FLY TYING LEGENDS PLATE - 2016
The Oregon Legends of Tying fly plate consists of flies tied by recipients of the Stan Walters Memorial Award. This is Oregon's "Fly Tyer of the Year" award recognizing the recipient’s skills, teaching, and innovation in the "Art of Fly Tying."
The 2016 plate includes a signed picture taken by Trey Combs, the 2016 show pin depicting the Green Drake, and twenty flies contributed by recipients of the Stan Walters Award. The fly tied by Harry Gross, deceased, was contributed by Keith Burkhart.
The recipients of the award are:
1990 Lee Clark * 1991 Stan Walters (deceased)
1992 John Rodriquez * 1993 Joe Howell *
1994 Gerald James (deceased) 1995 John Shewey *
1996 Ray Burkardt (deceased) 1997 Robert Borden Jr.
1998 Cliff Adams 1999 Gene Trump *
2000 Henry Hoffman * 2001 Larry Nicholas
2002 David Barlow * 2003 Harry Gross * (deceased)
2004 Jim Schollmeyer * 2005 Al Brunell (deceased)
2006 Jim Ferguson * 2007 Richard Youngers *
2008 Dick Winter * 2009 Jerry Criss *
2010 Hal Gordon * 2011 Jim Fisher *
2012 Keith Burkhart * 2013 Dave Roberts *
2014 Vic Hadley * 2015 Dave & Cathy Hamilton *
Matting and mounting of flies was done by Jim Ferguson. Frame construction was done by Jim Fisher. Final fitting was done by Affordable Framing, Lancaster Mall in Salem, OR.
* Plate contains a fly tied by this person