Wooden skiff boat plans and kits. the term skiff is used in this page to describe a flat bottomed boat (or mostly flat) with a pointed bow and square back.. Proven boat designs, and how-to information for boat building. boat plans are for beginners and have been built by thousands since 1953.. Boat plans catalog – 300 boats you can build! new – electrical design plans; boatbuilding supplies & epoxy; inboard hardware; books & dvds; raptor® fastenings.