If you are going to build a boat, you’ll want one worthy of your investment. read the reviews: best wooden kayak and stitch and glue kit.. Hi!i developed the urge to build my own canoe/kayak. it took a while to get the courage for the undertaking, and my research took me down several possible avenues…. What happens when stitch-and-glue boats get old? by john c. harris november, 2014 "stitch-and-glue" is a style of boatbuilding in which pre-fabricated plywood parts.