1. Caught this bass (one of many double digits )two years ago on an incredible two day outing with Capt Morris. This is a photo of Morris taking a pic of my catch. ...more No holding the fish out to make it look bigger because the quality fish speaks for itself. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป Morris

    10 lb. 2 oz. Largemouth Bass

    1. thank you guys
    2. Rylan Hanson 0
      great fish!!!
    3. Nice bass Debbie! WTG Morris! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ
    4. Lewis Germany 0
      Great catch Tight Lines
    5. David Thering 0
    6. vertical pics are same grip at mouth drop the tail๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    7. vertical pics are same grip at mouth drop the tail๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    8. thanks Debbie!!! Every side pic is held exactly like that.
    9. Thanks all! You know it Chris. Nailed it ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    10. Wow that is definitely a trophy. Congratulations!
    11. People just get mad at nice fish pics. I don't get it
    12. Bryan Harper 0
      Congrats ๐Ÿ†๐ŸŽฃ
    13. Thatโ€™s outstanding
    14. Very nice "Behind the scenes" shot! That scenery looks VERY familiar! ๐Ÿ˜ Beautiful fish Debbie๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    15. Rick Carey 0
      awesome Deb..not many people get a chance to catch one that big..
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  2. I paint on Wild Turkey Feathers. Here are a few new designs! Twigsfinsfurartllc.com Thanks for looking!

    1. Jeff Alan 0
      wow so Amazing
    2. Thank you David! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    3. David Thering 0
      those are beautiful, if you need any feathers I've got a bunch I could give you
    4. Thank you gents! Really appreciate it Capt! ๐Ÿ˜Ž
    5. I have on of these stunning feathers!!! Unbelievable details and colors. Debbie is a world class artist!!!!!
    6. Rick Carey 0
      dang Deb what talent you have..girl that can bust the crappie an paint..not heard of for sure.. beautiful work
    7. Bryan Harper 0
      Nice work๐Ÿ‘
    8. Thanks everyone for the great feedback!!
    9. Chad Jaco 0
      Awesome Debbie!! You are very talented!!
    10. Rick S 0
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    12. Robert Coleman 0
      Amazing Debbie! That Brown is AWESOME! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    13. Very nice Debbie! Just beautiful!
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  3. Too much work and no fishing makes one think the bass is so much larger than it actually was! Happy to have landed a few good fighters. Fishy smiles ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐ŸŽฃ

    16 in. Largemouth Bass with a Johnson Beetle Spins

    1. Jeff Alan 0
    2. Nice ๐Ÿ‘
    3. Nice bass Debbie!!๐ŸŽฃ๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ
    4. Nice one Debbie!!!! ๐Ÿ˜Ž
    5. You know it Robert! I like them as much as you do lol!
    6. Rick, those will catch anything and that lake is surrounded by very tall grass. Makes it a little easier! Thanks
    7. Thanks George and Carl!
    8. Thank you Rick! Yes indeed, way to far between sacks though! ๐Ÿคฃ
    9. Robert Coleman 0
      Beetle Spin strikes again. Good to see you out Debbie! ๐Ÿ‘Š๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    10. Rick Carey 0
      good little baits dear..nice fish deb
    11. George Horvath 0
      Nice ๐Ÿ‘
    12. Rick S 0
      always good to get out and wack a few..wtg Debbie
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  4. Finally made it out when the fish were on fire! They were hanging deep but very active. Easily caught over 50 in the mid day heat. Released this breeder.

    15 in. White Crappie with a black and gold crappie jig

    1. David Thering 0
      nice to see ,my favorite
    2. Thanks Gents! The plan is to get out more heading into my craziest time of year! Priorities right??? Wish me luck ๐Ÿคฃ๐ŸŽฃ
    3. so good to see you out fishing ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    4. Rick S 0
      Nice one! Sounds like a lot of fun
    5. Glad you got out and caught some good ones!
    6. Thank you all! itโ€™s been tough for me to wet a line for a while now. felt good to catch something decent! ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐ŸŽฃ
    7. Mark Merlin 0
      Now that's a great day, wtg
    8. Rick Carey 0
      very nice deb.
    9. Chad M 0
      nice one!
    10. Robert Coleman 0
      Debbie's back! Nice haul ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    11. George Horvath 0
      Wow ๐Ÿ˜ฎ
    12. Tod Fisher 0
      50 fish wow you slayed them!
    13. Chad Jaco 0
      Nice job Debbie!!๐ŸŽฃ
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  5. These little fireballs are fun to catch! Almost caught one for each cast! ๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿ˜Ž

    Green Sunfish with a Worden's Original Rooster Tails

    1. thank you Morris! ๐ŸŽฃ
    2. nice one Debbie
    3. Disagree Gene but thanks.
    4. Gene Cowan 0
      Warmouth! So much fun.
    5. George Horvath 0
      Invasive species in NJ.
    6. Rick Carey 0
      lol..good fishing to you Debbie an be safe
    7. Haha Rick, well you never knew now do ya. thanks!
    8. Thank you Shawn! and thanks and thanks ๐Ÿคฃ
    9. George, I think those are a native species to you area?
    10. I donโ€™t know why it did it three times!
    11. Good looking nails! Oh and a nice mean mouth!๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ
    12. Good looking nails! Oh and a nice mean mouth!๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ
    13. Good looking nails! Oh and a nice mean mouth!๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ
    14. Rick Carey 0
      yes ma'am good one Debbie..must have got nails done where I take my daughter's..looking good..lol
    15. George Horvath 0
      In NJ itโ€™s illegal to release them because they are considered a dangerous invasive species.
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  6. Details: Little Niangua

  7. Cold and rainy but I found a few nice ones. Please bring the warm weather soon!

    White Crappie with a Crappie Jig

    1. Justin Gray 0
      love crappie fishing. rowdy ones
    2. Debbie Ferguson 0
      *the fish
    3. Debbie Ferguson 0
      Thanks all! Mark Iโ€™m guessing it was upper 40โ€™s . Still pretty cold and the had not moved in yet.
    4. Mark Merlin 0
      What was the water temperature?
    5. Shawn Gearinger 0
      Nice one!๐ŸŽฃ๐ŸŸ
    6. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      Crappie never had a chance๐Ÿ˜Ž
    7. Rick Carey 0
      sweet..I hear u dear cold wether ever other day here in Ohio also ...bunch of crap..can't wait till it warms up...keep at it Deb your doing well
    8. Rick Carey 0
      sweet..I hear u dear cold wether ever other day here in Ohio also ...bunch of crap..can't wait till it warms up...keep at it Deb your doing well
    9. George Horvath 0
      Nice one
    10. Mike A. 0
      Hey Debbie! Nice fish. Warmer weather coming. Happens every year! Hahaha
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  8. Took me a while but I found them. Beautiful nice dark male white. Gotta love Spring fishing!

    14 in. White Crappie with a Crappie Jig

    1. Danny Bone 0
      A 14" slab is pretty awesome. Thanks for sharing the success. It inspires!
    2. Gerry Turner 0
      Nice Fingernails for fishing.
    3. David Thering 0
      nice fish can't wait still some ice up here
    4. Debbie Ferguson 0
      Thanks everyone! ๐ŸŽฃ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    5. Rick Carey 0
      nice slab Deb..yes u did find em..great to see u out dear
    6. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      Nice Slab Debbie ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
    7. Shawn Gearinger 0
      Nice one!๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ
    8. Shawn Gearinger 0
      Nice one!๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ
    9. Bryan Harper 0
    10. George Horvath 0
      Nice black crappie
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  9. Slabs were hungry!

    14 in. White Crappie with a crappie jig

    1. Shawn Gearinger 0
      Nice one Debbie!๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ
    2. David Thering 0
      nice cant wait for warmer weather up here
    3. Debbie Ferguson 0
      Thank you kindly all! It was a fun day for sure!
    4. Bryan Harper 0
      Healthy one!๐ŸŽฃ
    5. George Horvath 0
    6. b ripoer 0
      Nice one
    7. Rick Carey 0
      dang Deb.. haven't seen u I awhile glad your getting after it..nice to see you haven't lost your touch...nice fish dear
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  10. Winds gusting to 25mph + couldnโ€™t keep me from enjoying the 67โ€™ temps. Caught 3 nice bass and lost the biggest. Great outing!

    18 in. Largemouth Bass with a strike king mini jig

    1. Shawn Gearinger 0
      Good one Debbie!๐ŸŽฃ๐ŸŸ
    2. Debbie Ferguson 0
      Rick, that was my first outing this year so at least it was a good one! Weโ€™re now under a winter storm warning so itโ€™s all a memory now lol.
    3. Debbie Ferguson 0
      Thank you gentlemen! ๐Ÿ˜Ž
    4. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      Nice Bass Deb
    5. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      Nice Bass Deb
    6. Capt Morris Campbell 0
      canโ€™t stop you!!๐Ÿ˜
    7. Bryan Harper 0
      Nice! The wind is your friend!๐ŸŽฃ
    8. George Horvath 0
      Nice one
    9. Mark Merlin 0
      Very nice
    10. Rick Carey 0
      those strike king Minis work well for crappie also..lotta times I'll tip the end of it with a 3 inch twister or grub made by yums..gotta reel it a bit slower ...more so it doesn't rise..but it helps the bite a bit more..my opinion..but he'll looks like u don't need any tips..you should be the one telling me..lol..can't wait till dam ice melts off these lakes here..I'm going freaking crazy..15 an 18 yr old daughters an I can't even sneek out an fish..man I need a break..lol..take care dear an keep the pics comming
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Fishing Favorites

  • Species Bass, Crappie Trout and anything else that swims. Love fly fishing the springs in southern Missouri for trout.
  • Waterway Lake of the Ozarks
  • Lure Whatever they're biting