Although i had never actually kayaked before, one day i decided to make a stitch and glue kayak. for a non-kayaker i’m not sure why, but it had to do…. The hull is tack-welded together with ca glue. check the alignment of the bottom, it should be even with the bottom of the sides. make adjustments accordingly.. There are four basic wooden boat building construction techniques used by home boat builders. these are the stitch and tape, the ply on frame, the strip planking, and.