Introducing the "stitch and glue" and "hybrid" kit. it has been a long time of anticipation and much inquiry from builders about kits, fortunately. Intro: stitch and glue kayak. 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. Basically, stitch and glue boats are constructed by gluing panels of plywood together using epoxy resin and fiberglass. the stitching is used to hold the panels in.