Realistic Bee

Beginner Fly Tying a FrostyFly Realistic Bee with Jim Misiura

From Jim’s Beginner fly tying video tutorials comes this interesting recipe – a Realistic Bee. Steps are easy to follow, we have all the ingredients and the final result is one very effective fly pattern. Enjoy!


To tie Jim Misiura’s FrostyFly Realistic Bee, you need the following:

Terrestrial Preshaped Foam Bodies - Yellow Stripes

Terrestrial Preshaped Foam Bodies – Yellow Stripes

Realistic Insect Legs - Black

Realistic Insect Legs – Black


FrostyFly Realistic Bee Wings

FrostyFly Realistic Bee Wings


Try tying this great fly yourself! Give us your comments below. Share photos of your realistic bee or fish caught with this pattern on our Facebook page.


About Boris

A fly fishing addict, the Founder and Managing Director of Frosty Fly. As part of research and development, occasionally tuned out somewhere by the river or by his vise.

1 Comment

  1. Howard on May 9, 2019 at 3:17 pm

    Great video and your materials are out of this world. I’ve been tying since I was 10 years old. How do I subscribe to your videos.

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