Stitch-and-glue construction, along with the development of epoxy and modern mahogany marine plywood, has revolutionized and revitalized wooden boat building. this. 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. *plans and manual shipping is approximately $30 within australia. for further information or to purchase plans or a kit set for the matunuck surf kayak.