WSE LURES


Handcrafted fishing lures by Weston Scott Epperson. Each lure is made as the only one of its kind- hand carved, hand painted, sealed and tested for durability and performance in the water.Email [email protected] for custom orders.


American shad glide bait

Following both form and function, this glide bait was hand carved from a solid piece of poplar wood. It has light blue flanks, pearl white scales, and a visible wood grain under layers of clear coat. The painting process involved both air brush and paintbrush detail. The lure is just under four inches. It slowly sinks, and swims with a balanced, lifelike action. Topped off with size four hooks and a hand tied feather tail. $145.00 + shipping

Big tilapia thumper

This hardy, big profile lure sports much detail in its tilapia-inspired paint scheme. The paint job includes shades of purple, yellow, white, silver, pink, and grey. The lure floats nose down, and dives 1-2 feet. With just a straight retrieve, it has a hunting/wandering action because of precise weighting and a modified Queen Tackle switch blade. Its body is just under the 4 inch mark, and it holds a beautiful Berkeley Fusion treble hook, size 3. $55.00 + shipping

G-shad 2P Swimbait

Painted as a gizzard shad, this swimbait is a realistic bait fish imitator. It has a medium sink rate, and swims with a natural action that can be easily influenced by retrieval speed. It’s also a hardy lure, with multiple epoxy coats over its paint job. Hand carved from a solid piece of poplar, and carrying Gamakatsu treble hooks and a hand tied feather tail- this is a must have for targeting big bass. $95.00 + shipping

Black Sea bass 2.0 glide bait

The striking colors of a black sea bass certainly stand out. This beautiful jointed lure was made with meticulous attention to detail, and it has a unique action in the water. The scales are painted with a combination of blues, greens, and silver. The 3 5/8 inch body has hand-painted stripes down its sides, and precise details in the gill pattern. The lure has a medium fast sink rate. It can be fished with a straight retrieve which allows the lure to swim with an abrupt and wide swinging action. It also can be twitched and jerked, making the lure imitate a dying or injured bait fish. It holds a hand cut tail fin and size 4 treble hooks. $120.00 + shipping

Shiner lipless crankbait

This lure is painted as a common shiner, with both vibrant base colors and a realistic complexion. The feature that stands out on this lure is the hand carved gill/facial details. This carving method was performed by hand with just a knife and sandpaper. The lure’s body is 3.25 inches long and it holds size 4 treble hooks. The tail hook was hand tied with matching feathers. In the water, this lure floats hard and dives upon retrieval with a strong vibration. It’s buoyancy will keep it out of danger and it’s great for those shallow water bass in the 1-3 ft. depth range. Best used as a fast moving reaction strike lure for aggressive fish. $90.00 + shipping

Ray Scott signature series #4

This handmade wooden lure is personally signed by my grandad, Ray Scott- founder of B.A.S.S. He is undoubtedly a legend in the fishing industry. I certainly owe my passion for fishing and lure making to my grandad, and I love showing him my lures from time to time. This hand carved, functional glide bait I has a green back, white belly, red chin, and pearlized scales. The lure is 3.75 inches and holds two size 4 treble hooks. It’s coated with a UV-resistant epoxy clear coat. $450.00 + shipping

Ray Scott signature series #5

This handmade wooden lure is personally signed by my grandad, Ray Scott- founder of B.A.S.S. He is undoubtedly a legend in the fishing industry. I certainly owe my passion for fishing and lure making to my grandad, and I love showing him my lures from time to time. This lure is painted in natural green and tan with silver scales and a red chin. It’s a perfectly functional, 5 inch swimbait with a hand tied feather tail. The signature is sealed under a UV protected clear coat. $465.00 + shipping


Blue bass 2p Swimbait

Don’t know how this began, but I certainly like how it turned out. This 2 piece swimmer is painted with the signature bass pattern, only with a blue base coat. It has pearlized silver scales, a yellow belly, and orange chin. It’s definitely an enjoyable lure to fish as well. It slowly sinks, and has a beautiful swimming motion with just a straight retrieve. Its action can be altered with retrieval changes along with stops and jerks. It’s a big bass lure with not too big of a body, size 6 hooks, and a hand tied feather tail. SOLD

Golden bluegill 2P Swimbait

Holding size 4 hooks and a hand tied tail of feathers, this beautiful 2-piece swimbait is one of a kind. It has a large, life-sized body that was hand carved from poplar wood. The lure is the perfect bluegill imitation, and sports multicolored scales of gold, fluorescent orange, and light grey. The signature blue details in its gill are complemented by hand brushed, textured detail. The lure slowly sinks, and swims with a balanced and fluid action. Following both form and function, this lure is a great option for targeting big bass. SOLD

Longear sunfish lipless crankbait

This longear sunfish lure has a ton of detail in its paint job. Painted using a combination of techniques, the lure will be a sure-fire bass catcher in many types of fresh water. The lure floats and dives on retrieval, reaching the 2-4 feet range. It has a solid and steady vibration, and it will hunt/wander as it comes in. Size 4 hooks with a hand tied tail hook. SOLD

Baby bluegill lipless crankbait

This little lure is a sure-fire fish catcher. Its bluegill inspired paint job consists of both airburush and hand brushed details. The lure has a 2.5 inch body and a tight wobble in the water, making it a great year-round lure. It floats, and dives 1-3 feet when retrieved. These reaction strike lures are certainly a bass fishing go-to. SOLD

Bright stripe glider

The bright stripe glider is a 4.25 inch, one-piece glide bait with a light green back and fluorescent yellow stripes. It’s also painted with pearlized scales, which flash at different angles when darting through the water. The lure is slow sinking, and it will glide from side to side with just a slight jerk of the rod. More abrupt jerks make the lure dive and dart more erratically. This is an excellent lure for bay fishing, but it can be used in a multiple situations. The lure holds a hand tied, size 4 Mustad treble hook. SOLD

Red eye trout topwater walker

This vibrant, rainbow trout-inspired topwater lure is one of a kind. It’s a hair over 3.5 inches, and it has a beautiful, balanced action in the water. The paint job includes the rainbow trout’s signature pink flank and small, sharp scales. This lure will also resemble many bait fish with these colors. The lure’s subtle profile, action, and color make it a sure-fire fish catcher. Use it to catch those schooling species of bass or throw it in the bay for redfish or specks. It holds size 4 treble hooks and the tail hook is hand tied with a combination of feathers. SOLD

redfish glider

This beautiful glide bait is painted as a redfish. Its base coat includes navajo white, pear tangerine, and brown. Silver scales, along with pearlized copper gil details add the perfect touch. Most importantly, this lure’s action is a product of precise weighting and testing. The lure sinks ever so slowly, keeping it in the strike zone. It glides from side to side with gentle twitches. More abrupt, fast twitches give this lure an erratic, darting action. It holds two size 6 treble hooks. SOLD

Yellow perch swimbait

Painted as a yellow perch, this 4.25 inch swimbait is a beauty. This lure was hand carved from a solid piece of poplar. It was painted using a variety of techniques including an airbrush, hand brush, and sponges. The gold scales and gill details will flash at different angles as the lure swims. This swimbait gently floats nose down, and swims underneath the surface of the water with a wide-swinging action. It has 2 epoxy coats, and holds size 6 red treble hooks and a handmade tail fin. SOLD

Wooden redfish glider

Just under 4 inches, this sleek, one-piece glide bait was handcarved from pine. The wooden body can be seen through pearlized scales, all underneath epoxy clear coats. Painted as a redfish with its signature black spot, this lure has a medium sink rate and an erratic darting action. It will glide from side to side with gentle, steady twitches. The lure holds a hand tied feather tail hook- a Berkley Fusion treble hook, size 3. SOLD

Dark shiner 2P Swimbait

This small profile swimbait is a fish catching machine. Its body is just under 4 inches long, making it a fish-friendly size. The lure has a black base coat and an overlayed scale pattern that will be effective in clear or stained water. This lure is slow sinking and it has a super smooth action with just a straight retrieve. It also has 2 epoxy coats and a jointed hand tied feather tail. Topped off with two size 6 Mustad treble hooks. SOLD

Classic bluegill 2P slider

Hand carved from a solid piece of poplar, this beautiful 2-piece lure is painted in a classic bluegill pattern. It’s named a slider because of its specific action type. A fast, straight retrieve gives it a swimming, hunting action and the lure will dart like a glide bait when twitched. 4 1/8 inches long and holding a jointed, hand tied feather tail. SOLD

Baby bass lipless crankbait

Small but tough, this little lure was hand carved from pine. It’s precisely weighed to be moderately slow sinking. Its 2.5 inch, low profile body thumps through the water with a straight retrieve, and the lure exhibits a hunting action with retrieval speed changes. The lure has the signature bass pattern on its flank covered with sharp, gold scales. Two size 8 treble hooks and two epoxy coats. SOLD

Gizzard shad lipless crankbait

This lipless crankbait was hand carved from a solid piece of poplar. It is 3.5 inches long with a tall body that gives it a large profile in the water. This lure is an excellent shad imitator, and it’s a sure-fire winner for big bass. A nose-down thump and a super slow sink keep this dandy in the strike zone. Size 4 hooks and a hand tied feather tail hook. SOLD

Baby blue craw lipless crankbait

This 2.5 inch lipless crankbait mimics a blue crayfish. Crayfish can turn blue after mounting, and this lure is painted with multiple shades of blue which will certainly draw attention in the water. It has a sharp and sturdy shape, and holds a hand tied size 4 Mustad treble hook. SOLD

Olive & pine glider

Hand carved from pine, this glider sports a beautiful finish that shows off its wooden body. The lure’s back and gil color are painted a darker olive green, and it’s sharp scales will flicker at different angles. It’s 3.5 inches long, and holds size 4 Mustad treble hooks. The tail hook is hand tied with white feathers and strands of a wild turkey fan. It has a medium sink rate, and the action can be erratic or subtle depending on the type of jerk/twitch. SOLD

Ray Scott signature series #1

This handmade wooden lure is personally signed by my grandad, Ray Scott- founder of B.A.S.S. He is undoubtedly a legend in the fishing industry. I certainly owe my passion for fishing and lure making to my grandad, and I love showing him my lures from time to time. This particular topwater lure is perfectly functional. The paint and signature are sealed with a UV resistant outer epoxy coat. The lure is painted cream white and has a pearl white scale pattern. This lure is one of a kind, and the first of a very limited series. SOLD

Alabama shad Swimbait

This swimbait is painted as a big Alabama shad with some exaggerated colors. These colors include shades of blue, green, pearl orange, sand, brown, gold, silver and many others. The lure is 4.5 inches long and is slow sinking in the water. With a straight retrieve, it swims with a balanced and realistic action that is sure to draw attention. The lure has multiple epoxy coats, and holds a spin blade tail and two size 4, Mustad KVD Elite treble hooks. It’s definitely both a looker and a fish-catching tool. Though it can be used for many fish species, it’s a great lure to target larger bass. SOLD

Burnt bluegill lipless crankbait

This silent but deadly lipless crankbait is painted as a bluegill with a deep orange base coat. This is certainly a great reaction-strike lure for bass fishing. It has a tight wobbling, balanced action that is great for fishing throughout the year. The hand carved body gently floats, and dives 2-5 feet with a straight retrieve. It also has a super smooth epoxy clear coat and a hand tied feather tail hook, size 6. SOLD

The natural topwater walker

This topwater lure was hand carved and sanded to its unique shape from a piece of poplar. This is the first lure I’ve sold with highly detailed gill carvings. It’s a little over 5 inches long, and it’s painted with the classic baitfish colors and silver scales. Includes a hand tied feather Gamakatsu treble hook, size 4. SOLD

Big tiger topwater walker

This hefty topwater lure is just under the 7 inch mark, and it sports a tiger-like paint job. It has hand brushed stripes, overlayed large scales, and the classic tiger colors. The lure’s action is as good or better than any topwater walker I’ve made. A great big-lure option for freshwater or saltwater fishing. Carved from a single piece of poplar, and holding a hand tied feather tail Gamakatsu treble hook, size 4. SOLD

Classic bass glide bait

The classic bass glide bait is a slow sinking, 5 inch lure. It resembles a largemouth bass with its green body, gold scales, and the signature bass pattern on its sides. This lure has a wide swinging swim with a straight retrieve. It can also be twitched and jerked, giving the lure and erratic dart from side to side. It holds a handmade tail fin and two size 6 treble hooks. SOLD

Muted bluegill 2p Swimbait

Hand carved from poplar, this 2-piece swimmer is the perfect big fish snack. It has a short and sturdy 3.5 inch body. The lure sinks moderately fast, and glides from side to side with a straight retrieve. It’s also able to swim with an erratic, faster action to trigger strikes. Covered with two UV-protected epoxy clear coats, fitted with a handmade tail fin, and holding two size 4 Gamakatsu treble hooks. SOLD

Greentop wooden floater

This wooden floater shows off its hand carved, poplar body and has a green back, silver scales, and white belly. The body is 4.75 inches long, and the lure has a super subtle swimming action just below the water’s surface. The lure can also be twitched and jerked. Covered with 2 outer epoxy coats, and holding size 4 treble hooks and a jointed hand tied feather tail. SOLD

Blue shad 2P Swimbait

This 2-piece swimmer is 5.5 inches, and painted as a colorful shad. The lure has a very erratic action like that of an injured or dying bait fish. It swims with a gentle roll on a straight retrieve, or it will jerk from side to side when twitched. Despite some minor clear coat imperfections, it’s a beautiful lure and it has 2 outer epoxy coats. SOLD

Brown & blue Swimbait

Hydro dipped in brown and blue, this sturdy, 5 inch swimbait is one of a kind. The lure is slow sinking, and its action will vary from a subtle shimmy to a fast swinging swim depending on retrieval speed. It carries two size 6 Mustad treble hooks and a hand tied feather tail attachment. SOLD

Midnight thumper

This beautiful vibration lure is just under 3 inches and it is certainly a great lure for bass fishing. It has a black base coat with an overlaying scale design painted in light silver and white. Its gills have subtle, hand painted details that flash gold and blue at the right angle. The lure is fitted with a modified Queen Tackle Switch Blade and two size-6 Mustad treble hooks. SOLD

BB thumper

Small and sturdy, this reaction strike lure was designed to imitate baby bass. Fitted with a Queen Tackle switch blade, the lure sinks and vibrates with a straight retrieve. It also holds two beautiful hand-tied feather treble hooks. Sealed with two epoxy coats, this lure is a great option for bass fishing. SOLD

Thunder glider

This lure is 3.75 inches and is painted with shades of purple, gold, silver, and blue. The scales were painted using a beautiful overlay technique, and the precise details are covered with a smooth epoxy clear coat. As far as its action, the lure is moderately fast sinking and can be jerked and twitched from side to side. It holds two size 4 Gamakatsu treble hooks. SOLD

Vibrant bluegill Swimbait

This 5 inch swimbait was made to target largemouth bass and sports a bluegill paint scheme with some exaggerated colors. These colors blend together to make a hyper realistic lure that will trigger bites. It’s a slow sinking lure, and it has a fantastic swimming action that can vary depending on retrieval speed. Topped off with a UV resistant 2-part epoxy coat. SOLD

Big bass floater

This heavy duty, floating swimbait was designed for catching big bass. Hand carved from a piece of poplar wood, the lure swims naturally over the surface of the water with just a straight retrieve. The hefty 6 inch body is painted as a bass, and it has a super smooth epoxy clear coat as well. It’s fitted with size 4 treble hooks and a hand tied feather tail. SOLD

Sky blue trout topwater walker

Hand carved from pine, this topwater lure has a unique glide that can only be found with wooden lures. The simple but effective sky blue paint is complemented by a subtle green back, silver belly, metallic sparkles, and the classic trout speckles. The lure is a slender 5 inches long and it holds 2 Mustad Kevin VanDam Elite Triple Grip Treble hooks, size 4. SOLD

Subtle shiner 2p Swimbait

This swimbait will imitate most baitfish with its realistic colors and natural swimming action. The body is just under the 4 inch mark, keeping the lure in the bite-friendly zone. It gently floats, and swims just under the surface of the water. The lure holds two size 6 treble hooks and a hand tied feather tail. SOLD

Gerner’s glide bait

This slow sinking lure can be fished as a glide bait, but also has an excellent swimming action when straight retrieved. With two epoxy coats and its natural action, this lure will be very effective in fresh or saltwater. As far as the paint job, this swimmer is hydro dipped with blue, greens, and yellow. Pearl white scales reflect on top of these hydro dipped colors. The lure carries a hand tied feather tail and two size 6 treble hooks. SOLD

Goldfish thumper

This vibration lures gently floats nose down, and dives to the 2-4 feet range. It is painted with light silver scales over a blend of orange, yellow, and gold. The body is a slender 3.5 inches long, which contributes to its erratic action. Topped off with Surface Seducer Dragon Eyes and a gold Queen Tackle switch blade, this lure is a weapon for both freshwater and saltwater fishing. SOLD

Arowana topwater walker

This 3.75” topwater lure effortlessly walks from side to side. It was painted with a beautiful scale pattern, using an overlaying technique. This topwater walker has two UV resistant epoxy coats, making it very durable. Its smaller profile also makes it a great option for both freshwater and saltwater. A hand tied size 4 Mustad treble hook gives this lure extra flash as it glides back and forth over the water. SOLD

Ray Scott signature series #2

This handmade wooden lure is personally signed by my grandad, Ray Scott- founder of B.A.S.S. He is undoubtedly a legend in the fishing industry. I certainly owe my passion for fishing and lure making to my grandad, and I love showing him my lures from time to time. This lure is one of a kind, and it’s part of a very limited series. This 2-piece swimbait is perfectly functional. It’s painted as a perch with gold scales and gill details. The signature and paint job are epoxy coated, and sprayed with a UV resistant clear enamel. SOLD

Ray Scott signature series #3

This handmade wooden lure is personally signed by my grandad, Ray Scott- founder of B.A.S.S. He is undoubtedly a legend in the fishing industry. I certainly owe my passion for fishing and lure making to my grandad, and I love showing him my lures from time to time. This glide bait was made to resemble a sardine. The painted details and signature are protected by a UV-resistant epoxy coat. Following both form and function, there’s no other lure like it. Hooks will be included. SOLD

Tilapia topwater walker

Hand carved from pine, this medium sized topwater walker has an excellent action. This lure is painted as a tilapia, but it will mimic most bait fish and excel in a multitude of topwater fishing situations. The paint job also includes hand painted details throughout the body, all under an epoxy seal. Fittted with a size 2 hand-tied feather tail, this lure needs to be on the end of a line. SOLD

Blue threadfin Swimbait

This large and sturdy swimbait is painted as a threadfin shad, with just a little more color than usual. It will certainly imitate a variety of baitfish. It’s slow sinking, and it has a smooth and balanced swimming action. With multiple epoxy coats and a hand tied feather tail, this lure is one of a kind. SOLD

Blue stripe topwater walker

This hardy little topwater lure is a great choice for bass fishing or bay fishing. It’s just over 3.5 inches and has caribbean blue stripes over a brown base coat, a white belly, orange chin, and metallic silver sparkles. The lure holds two size 4 Gamakatsu treble hooks, and the feather tail hook is hand tied. SOLD

Yellow flash thumper

This vibration lure is an excellent alternative to a typical crankbait or chatterbait. It runs 2-5 feet below the surface with a smooth wobbling action. The lure is fitted with two size 4 Gamakatsu treble hooks a a gold, modified Queen Tackle switch blade on its head. It is certainly a lure that has 2 epoxy coats as well. In stained or clear water, this lure is fisherman friendly. SOLD

Bayou shiner glide bait

This sturdy glide bait was meticulously crafted from poplar wood, and it’s certainly one of my favorite creations yet. The lure resembles a multitude of baitfish, making it a great option for many types of fishing. The scales were painted using a new overlaying technique, which give them a rugged and natural appearance. Its green, silver, white, black, red, and gold colors will stay vibrant because of an extra strong, UV protected clear coat. As far as performance goes, the lure is excellent in the water. It’s slow sinking, and has a natural swimming action. This glide bait is topped off with a handmade tail fin and size 4 Gamakatsu treble hooks. SOLD

BG thumper

This vibration bait has a 4” body and sports the classic bluegill paint scheme with silver scales. It’s slow sinking, and should be fished with a slow and steady retrieve. The lure has heavy duty hardware, including a sturdy tail treble hook and a modified Queen Tackle blade. A willow leaf blade