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 it had to do with a. Strip-built (sb) and stitch & glue (s&g) are not the only methods to home-build a kayak but are the ones i know. there are also several methods of constructing. The jupiter point series of kayak designs are intended as easy-to-build, fun-to-paddle, versatile collection of kayaks. with a simple 3-panel hull and unique 3-panel.