Nessmuking and stitch and glue boat building once said and there is a lot of truth to the and finished stitch and glue hull will perform as well as. There are many ways to build a stitch and glue boat and the pages in this web site illustrate the methods and procedures i use. duckboat hull repair. Stitch and glue. picture walk-through [the hull truth] interesting thread where a 15 year old struggles to build a 16′ center console (self.boatbuilding.