I approached fly fishing in 2012 thanks to a mini-course of the SIM, Italian School of Fly Fishing. After learning the rudiments of the casting techniques, I met Eri D’Addario and Roberto Brenda, who followed me in the first steps of fly tying. I immediately became passionate about the art of fly tying and began to deepen his story by experimenting with classical models. Driven by Roberto, I started to study a bit of entomology and to approach macrophotography. Thanks to Mike Valla’s books, i became passionate about Catskill style and started to study its history and construction methods. I already have a YouTube channel where i share my construction videos, especially classic flies with original dressing, have almost 3000 subscription at this time. In 2016 i ranked third in the 29th Slovenian Open Fly Tying Championship in the Dry Fly category. In November 2016 i attended the bamboo rodmaking course organized by the IBRA and also started this adventure. In May 2017 i was invited to Norway for the Nordic Fly Fair, where i was able to build seated alongside David Stenstrom, one of the best Catskill-style flies tier, an experience that made me grow both as a builder and at a human level. Thanks to my friend Stefano Tieri i passionate about the classic salmon full dressed and took part in the first Classic Fly Tying Open with excellent results. In September 2017, together with other friends, i founded the Mosca Club Pescara, a fly fishing club of which I’m the president.

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