July 29, 2015 Respond
Summer Lake Tahoe Fishing Journal 2015 Unless noted, all fish are caught and released, using a 4 wt sage rod and Ross Evolution 2 reel. 10-11-15: 2 Lahontan Cutthroats 19-21″, using #14 black emerger, Heenan Lake. 10-06-15: 2 Genetic Rainbows, 16″ -18″, Baron Lake, South Lake Tahoe, CA. 10-05-15: 2 Genetic Rainbows, 16″ and a personal
December 27, 2013 Respond
The following three sketches were done in Desolation Wilderness, about 7 miles from the nearest road, at Lake LeConte, 9-11-14, using silverpoint, pencil, Sharpie pen, and gesso on rag paper, 4″x 5″, Mel Smothers 2014. Watercolor #20, Silverpoint on rag paper, 4″x5″, Mel Smothers 2014. Colorfield #105, 2013. Silverpoint on rag paper, 4″ x 5″.
April 12, 2013 Respond
Mel Smothers, Everglades National Park, Islamorada, FL. All fish are caught flyfishing. Most are photographed and released. 12-10-13: Last journal entry from Islamorada until spring. An octopus changes colors between the sunlight and shadow under my boat. A video of a run through the mangroves, and the catch of the day, Spanish mackerel and Yellow
April 25, 2012 Respond
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