Stitch-and-glue boat building, along with the development of epoxy and modern mahogany marine plywood, has revolutionized and revitalized wooden boat building.. Boatbuilding with one sheet of plywood. designers and tinkerers have had a great deal of fun designing minimalist boats. in particular many boats for children have. The stitch and glue method of boat construction is faster and lighter than traditional wooden boat building methods. the development of epoxy resins and quality.