The Handmade Angler has been tying flies for over 20 years and aims to push the envelope in terms of fly design, quality, and ingenuity.


Our Mission

Is to give our clients the best flies for catching their species of choice, and too give them positive expieriences on the water.


Adam Franceschini | International Fly Guide

Adam Franceschini is a hard working guide and member of the Sage Elite Prostaff. He guides in Alaska, Chile, Western New York, and Tennessee. I tie flies for Many of his adventures.

Instagram: @FranceschiniFlyfishing


Steelhead Jones | A Migratory Guide Service

I work with Guide Matt Ippoliti to create fly creations that dupe trout from the Delaware River system in Western New York and Pennsylvania to the mountain rivers of Colorado.


Deerfield Fly Shop | Shop and Guide Service

My flies are often featured at the shop and in Mike's boat. If you are in Western mass you should stop in and check out the shop.


Concord Outfitters | Fly fishing, lifestyle clothing, and hosted trips

I teach many fly tying classes for the crew at the Concord Outfitters. The shop includes a super knowledgeable staff for almost all species worldwide.


Monomoy adventures | Captain Jamie Bassett

Captain Bassett specializes in sight fishing the flats for stripped bass. We work together to create subtle and effective flies for cruising fish.