Russ Johnson retired in Kona and he found a love with wood working, especially Koa Wood. Wood Working was a passion of his. All of Russ Johnson's Koa wood was harvested for the slopes of Mauna Loa. He made Koa items for family and friends. His work is one of a kind.
Item Special Note
All auction items are sold "as is" with no refunds available.
The winning bidder will be notified via email Monday (Jan. 24) and asked for his or her preference of receiving the awarded item (pickup or ship).
Items won during Kona Historical Society's 2022 Online Auction are available for pickup from the Society's Kalukalu Headquarters in Kealakekua for 90 days from close of auction. If items are not picked up by close of business on the 90th day (April 17, 2022), items are forfeit! No refunds will be granted for forfeit items.
In consideration of any state or local restrictions due to the pandemic, all arrangements to pick up items should be made in advance with Kona Historical Society and the winning bidder must follow all safety precautions, including wearing a face mask and maintaining 6 feet or more away from Society staff.