Plywood boat plans and wooden canoe plans. sailing dinghy . power . row . paddle . overnight. our plywood boat plans and wooden canoe plans are extremely detailed. click on an image for the page or brief details below. Steve redmond boat plans:. sailboats, powerboats, fast rowing boats for the backyard builder. classic appearance, superior performance, quick construction with innovative builder friendly ultralight plywood and strip planking methods.. This is a good book to get someone started in boat building. it starts out with easy to follow explanations of the tools and techniques needed to build very simple but useful plywood boats, such as the author’s "mouse" series..