Handcrafted Guitar Raffle Winner

Posted On 22 Jun 2018
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The Friends of the Mamakating Library are grateful to local artisan John Platt for the donation of this beautiful, custom built guitar!

The drawing took place August 30th at 7:00 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Park during the Music in the Park concert. Proceeds from the sale of tickets will support art and music programs at the library.

  • Traditional OM style and size
  • Back and sides made with black walnut from Wurtsboro
  • Top made with vintage Sitka spruce with Adirondack spruce bracing
  • Neck cut from Honduran mahogany
  • Fret board, bridge, binding and end piece made from Indian rosewood
  • All inlays hand-cut sold abalone and gold mother-of-pearl
  • Bone nut and saddle
  • Gold Schaller enclosed machine tuners
  • Nitrocellulose lacquer finish