NW Fly Tyer and Fly Fishing Expo

Auction and Banquet Items - 2018

Auction/Raffle Donations are needed. Help us raise funds for conserving Oregon's waters, fund our Club Grant program and to continue to host this wonderful event.

Please download the donation form and use it to send in your donation prior to the expo if possible.

Ship donations to:

Brandy Williford and Mike Marlatt
2627 Hastings St.
Eugene, OR. 97404

Below are a few of the items that will be available.

Legends plate

Each year recipients of the Stan Walters Memorial Award, (Fly Tyer of the Year), donate an example of their art and skill to be framed for this worthy cause. The Plate this year features an art print by AB Frost, a sporting illustrator circa 1905 and 21 beautiful flies crafted by Oregon’s best. The plate was designed, framed and matted by Dan Kellogg, Stillwater Custom Fly Plates.

Royal Wulff Fly Plate - Fly and Frame by Keith Burkhart and Photo by Jim Schollmeyer.

Guild plate

The Central Oregon Fly Tyers Guild will donate this fly plate to the FFI Oregon Council for the oral auction to be held at the Northwest Fly Fishing and Tying Expo in Albany, Oregon on Friday evening, March 9th. The plate features a beautiful picture of the Metolius River, the Guild’s home water, and a variety of flies tied by 12 of their talented members. The plate was designed, framed and matted by Dan Kellogg, Stillwater Custom Fly Plates.

Fly Tying Tool Holder - from Forest to Fly

Hanging Quilt by Gretchen Beatty

Wading Staff by Ty Roam

SnakeRiverOutfitters 9ft 6wt rod reel line and rod case combo with neoprene reel bag. Features IM 12 rod, rod sock (MSRP $350), custom rod case (MSRP $35), machined aluminum disc drag fly reel, (MSRP $150), reel bag, (MSRP $5) and Ballistic Flylines Pro Performance 6 wt line (MSRP 80).

Guided Steelhead Trip on the Umpqua River for two people. This one day trip would take place between December 2018-March 2019 in either a jet boat or drift boat. The guide will be Josh Moody.

Wine Tasting at Willamette Valley Vineyards. An afternoon tour and wine tasting with friends at beautiful Willamette Valley Vineyards.

Morrisons Rogue Wilderness Lodge. One night lodging with dinner and breakfast for two people on the beautiful Rogue River in Galice, Oregon.

Brasada Ranch. Enjoy one night in a Ranch House Suite & two rounds of golf at Brasada Canyons.

Rodmounts Rod-Up interior SUV, Wagon or Van rod mounting system.

Northwest Fly Fishing Magazine Subscriptions

Rustic octagon 12”x4” wooden salad bowl decorated with a pine cone and berries design.

Steamboat Inn. One night stay at the beautiful Steamboat Inn in a Riverview cabin, on the North Umpqua River.

Reddington Dually 5wt 11’ 4-piece spey rod.

Lamson Liquid 3.5 3-pack reel kit with 2 extra spools and a bag.

J. Stockard gift cards

The Wayfarer Resort on the beautiful McKenzie River offers one nights stay in a one bedroom cottage on bubbling Martin Creek.

Hydroflask 40oz water bottle in stainless with a hand-painted fly by John Matthews.

Hand-painted mailbox by John Matthews

East Lake. One day boat rental from the East Lake Boat Marina and breakfast for two at the Blue Duck Grill.

Pronghorn Lake. One day of fly fishing for two people on the well-stocked, trophy filled Pronghorn Lake. Fishing starts at 1:00pm, then spend a night in a cabin and fish until noon the next day!

Beautifully crafted Walnut rod tube, Cherry and brass 48-thread spool holder as well as a Mahogany and brass 72-thread spool holder by Michael Gonnella.

“Reminiscences from 50 years of Fly Rodding by E.H. “Polly” Rosborough 1982 (signed)

“The Fuzzy Nymphs” by E.H. “Polly” Rosborough 1965 (signed)

“The Salmon Fly” by George Kelson

Premium Tyer Package: This is going to be a basket packed full of tying goodness! Included will be an HMH Exhibition vise, Wasatch 14-piece tool kit, Whiting premium hackles, Keough #1 Master Cape & #1 Saddle, selection of feathers including, but not limited to; guinea, vultrine guinea, fairy blue bird, argus pheasant, peacock, impeyan pheasant, jungle cock, Lagartun tinsels, Uni floss and much, much more.

Whiting Rooster

Diorama full of flies tied by some local greats, details available at expo.