Intro: making a plywood kayak. the jupiter point series of kayak designs are intended as easy-to-build, fun-to-paddle, versatile collection of kayaks.. Small boat building plans. full size boat building plans for do it yourself boat builders. no lofting required. these are all original designs by nick schade a. 1254 words • 6~9 min read how to build a canoe from scratch on a graduate student stipend.