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The finished Russian Wasp

The wasp

It floats

Legs and antennae gallore

Bending the legs

A cnadle and tweezers

An example

Glue

Foam

Antennae

Antennae done

Head foam strip

Glue on hook

Push to the front

Foam block

Trim to shape

Tie in abdomen

Abdomen tied in

Yellow marker

LCR

Abdomen done

Front and hind legs

Front legs in position

Middle legs

Varnish

Legs ready

Bend back foam

Tie down

Add dubbing

bend forward foam

Trim foam

Shape the head

Color the head

Select hackles

Tie in wings

Whip finish and trim

Dmitri Tseliaritski