"Something I’m trying to practice is not reverting back to just what I know and trying to develop and grow as an artist. I strive to keep my work original and authentic with a signature look that I have tried to develop over the last fifteen years or so."
"It is inspiring to see a younger and more diverse group of people getting interested in fly tying. You see a massive exchange of knowledge information that just hasn't been possible in the past. Modern fly tying needs more passionate, creative young people getting into the sport with fresh ideas, especially people from communities that haven't really been given the opportunity to engage I'd also like to see a bigger push for sustainability in fly tying."