Plans for building your own fixed-seat or sliding-seat wooden rowing boat from scratch for solo or team rowing.. Bay skiff 12 was designed for a hardware store owner in st. michaels, md. he wanted a handy-sized skiff for rowing and sailing. the bay skiff 12 is stable and will. [fl12} *the fl12 is a new version of our fl11.* general purpose skiff, very easy to build. oars or outboard. plans updated in 2015..