Wooden kayak, canoe, sup & row boat kits . pygmy wooden boat kits are lightweight, rugged & beautiful. we pride ourselves on our award-winning designs, excellent. Plans to build the 20′ californian v-bottom stitch and glue boat. i brought these stitch and glue boats back by popular demand. interest in this construction method. Lauan plywood. is okoume marine plywood really any better? by john c. harris december 2011 . anyone who’s built a small, simple boat in the last thirty years has.