Strip canoe kits; strip kayak kits; hybrid kayak kits; stitch n glue kayak kits; rowing boat kits kits . navigator & explorer designs by hans friedel. The stitch and glue boatbuilding method is an easy way for a beginner to make a plywood boat. in a nutshell stitch and glue boatbuilding has 4 major steps.. 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.