Tippets: Irish NYC Chef/Fly Angler, Artist’s Inspiration, Winston Film Festival Winners, Lake Trout and MFWP
- Fly fishing people: South Gate on Central Park South’s chef Kerry Heffernan, an Ireland native, is also an avid saltwater fly fisher.
- On his blog, Paul Puckett writes about two major influences on his art. One of them, Eldridge Hardie (also a MidCurrent artist), he recently met at the Southeastern Wildlife Exposition in Charleston, SC.
- Winston Fly Rod Company has announced the winners of the 4th FlyFishingMovies.com Film Festival. Kristian Topp, receiving the Golden Trout Award for “Sound of the Tundra”, will get a Winston Boron 9′ 5-weight Conservation Rod.
- Some Montana anglers are questioning the Montana Fish, Wildlife & Park’s dedication to solving the state’s lake trout problem.