Stitch-and-glue construction, along with the development of epoxy and modern mahogany marine plywood, has revolutionized and revitalized wooden boat building. this. Wooden kayak, canoe & row boat kits . pygmy wooden boat kits are lightweight, rugged & beautiful. we pride ourselves on our award-winning designs, excellent customer. 10’9" medway skiff: the medway 11 is a rowing skiff development of our medway doble design. we have retained the same 3 plywood planks per side and the simple stitch.