Plans for building your own wooden kayak from scratch using the stitch-and-glue or cedar-strip method.. Product description. the eureka is a lightweight classic touring canoe built using the stitch and glue method. it goes a long way with modest effort and tracks well. Designers, plans & kits n to z: the newfound woodworks, inc. (strip-planked canoe, kayak and boat plans and kits) newick nautical designs (dick newick, stock and.