Plans for rowing boats. there are many boatbuilding methods suitable for rowboats. here is my page on stitch and glue boatbuilding and here is my strip building page. Glossary of terms used in boatbuilding and boating. boat speak terms we use to describe our designs. this glossary was originally published in our webletters.. Strip canoe kits; strip kayak kits; hybrid kayak kits; stitch n glue kayak kits; rowing boat kits . kits. the following descriptions will help you to understand how.