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. 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.. If you want to build a boat, we have what you need. chesapeake light craft is your source for boat kits, kayak kits, boat plans, and boatbuilding materials..