Information about building kayaks using strip-built, stitch and glue, or skin-on-frame methods. links to more information about making kayaks. Skin-on-frame canoe by balloondoggle in water. options are several: skin-on-frame, plywood stitch and glue, strip planking. right off, strip planking is out.. Jan 13-18: stitch & glue petrel or petrel play (ct) mar 26-31: chesapeake 16 skin on frame » submitted by dan thaler – sun, 2/26/12 » 12:48 pm. very cool!.