This directory includes all of the plans that are specifically designed for stitch and glue construction. the rc model x-1 is an inexpensive way to try out 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. Simplicity boats links of interest… = simplicity award winner! boat projects – kits & plans – information – supplies – software – sail stuff -.