Stitch and glue is a simple boat building method which uses plywood panels stitched together, usually with copper wire, and glued together with epoxy resin.. Intro: stitch and glue kayak. although i had never actually kayaked before, one day i decided to make a stitch and glue kayak. for a non-kayaker i’m not sure why, but. Setting up the forms to build a strip-planked wooden sea kayak. the strongback is an aluminum extrusion. form spacers are made of pine and the forms are mdf.