Introduction: stich & glue plywood canoe. hi! i settled on a "stitch & glue" building method using plywood, fibreglass and varnish. this is the story of how i did it.. Stitch-and-glue construction, along with the development of epoxy and modern mahogany marine plywood, has revolutionized and revitalized wooden boat building. this. Plans for wood stitch and glue canoes kayaks boat building.