Flies tied by AL QUATTROCCHI
Al Quattrocchi ( aka Al Q ) was born in Brooklyn and was schooled fishing the bridges, beaches and jetties of Breezy Point and Jamaica Bay chasing stripers, weakfish and bluefish. After graduating High School, Al moved to California in 1978 to attend college. He attended Loyola Marymount University and graduated from the Art Center College of Design with a BA in Advertising Design. Al Q is a Grammy-award winning creative director for his company, Tornado Design in Los Angeles. His love for design and art are translated directly into his fly tying skills, many of which have been taught to him his mentors and friends, Bob Popovics, Lefty Kreh, and Nick Curcione. Al Q is an avid saltwater fly fisherman who specializes in fly fishing the surf and tying beautiful saltwater patterns.