Martin Bawden is the founder, CEO, and head product designer of Flymen Fishing Co.
Recently the "In The Seam" JP Ross Fly Rods Podcast invited Martin to be a guest on their show to tell his story, including living in four different countries and an inside look at how he came to create Flymen Fishing Co.
Through their conversation on the role of innovation in fly fishing you'll learn the backstories of several innovative Flymen products that have revolutionized fly design, such as the original Nymph-Head Bead, Fish-Skull Baitfish Head, the Fly Tester, the Articulated Fish-Spine, and the new Flymen Fly Tying Kits.
Martin Bawden, Flymen Fishing Co. CEO
Tie realistic, anatomically correct crayfish patterns with ease using the NEW Fish-Skull Crawdaddy Fly Tying Kit. The included Fish-Skull Crawbody exoskeletons are made of nearly indestructible, ultra-light synthetic suede that cannot be bitten off, will not shrink, and provide lifelike texture and movement when wet.
Designed to be quick and easy to whip up in your fly tying vise, the Glass Minnow Guide Fly is a lightweight, nearly weightless, imitation perfect for those fishing situations in which you need to suspend your fly in the water column to draw in the predatory fish you’re targeting.
This Fly Tying Kit contains everything you need to tie 6 Glass Minnow flies, including step-by-step tying instructions, to make it easy for you to get your hands on the various needed fly tying materials all in one place.
This versatile fly has proven itself on rivers worldwide as a fish magnet. Designed to be fished on the river bottom, the Skulpin Bunny can be dead-drifted or slowly stripped to imitate a sculpin and swims in the hook-up position to avoid snagging.
The Skulpin Bunny swims hook up to avoid snagging on the bottom, shown here swimming in the NEW Fly Tester.
The Skulpin Bunny Fly Tying Kit contains everything you need to tie 6 Skulpin Bunny flies, including step-by-step tying instructions, to make it easy for you to get your hands on the various needed fly tying materials all in one place.