Wooden kayak, canoe & row boat kits . pygmy wooden boat kits are lightweight, rugged & beautiful. we pride ourselves on our award-winning designs, excellent customer. Stitch-and-glue: watch step-by-step videos of a stitch and glue kayak being built. all of our boat kits are built using stitch-and-glue construction.. 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 it had to do with a rowing.