Empty Skoal tin...Wash the bejeezus outa them, they're great for GloBugs. Just don't get the wrong tin early in the mornin'...a pinch of that betwixt cheek and gum stings like hell.
As for the beer. Well.
I (seriously) recently came down with Laryngitis, and drinking is one of the few things that can aggravate it. So...no beer during this week's tying sessions. Funny thing, tho...all my flies actually look alike now.
Not that one. That is a James Docy F...in all seriousness it is a piece of crap, a wallhanger at best - which is why it is on my wall.
I have 2 F's that I carved tops, backs, necks, bent rims, cut fretboards...then put away. Haven't found the time or desire to get back on the luthiery horse. Kinda tough when I have 4 other bomber F's and a great A