Introducing the "stitch and glue" and "hybrid" kit. it has been a long time of anticipation and much inquiry from builders about kits, fortunately. 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.. Stitch-and-glue boatbuilding learn introductory and advanced modern plywood boatbuilding techniques suitable for heavy-duty boats. john harris—august 20–26.