Building a stitch & glue kayak: video. this 14-part video walks you through every step in the construction of a wooden chesapeake 16 kayak. handsome, straightforward. This directory includes all of the plans that are specifically designed for stitch and glue construction. the rc model x-1 is an inexpensive way to try out this. Complete kits for guillemot kayaks designs are supplied by chesapeake light craft. kayak kits and other boat kits include all the materials required to build your own.