Join fly tying expert Eric Crissman Thursday's from 6-8:30pm this winter at the distillery to learn fly tying techniques, classic fly patterns, material & general fly knowledge. All skill levels welcome + your first cocktail is 1/2 off! Free if you bring vice and material, $10 for material, $20 for both. Eric Crissman has been fly fishing Northern Michigan for over 25 years. Eric learned to fly fish in his early teens on the Pere Marquette River and has been tying flies since that time. Eric now lives in Elk Rapids where he mainly fishes the Au Sable, Manistee, Boardman, and Jordan Rivers. He has learned from some of the best anglers and tiers in Northern Michigan. He is extremely passionate about fly-fishing, fly tying, trout, and our rivers. Eric has a degree in fisheries management and works for the Michigan DNR Fisheries Division protecting and enhancing our world class fisheries.