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Clay-Works Natural Eco Plasters

Clay-Works Natural Eco Plasters

Building with Cob and Using Natural Finishes

Building with Cob and Using Natural Finishes

Japanese room at Nishimura House with earthen plaster walls, a highly refined craft in Japan.

Japanese room at Nishimura House with earthen plaster walls, a highly refined craft in Japan.

Traditional Japanese earthen plaster wall - "Tosa Shikkui is a traditional lime and straw fiber plaster from Kochi Prefecture. Located on the south coast of Shikkoku and facing the pacific ocean, Kochi Prefecture is known to be prone to typhoons. Tosa Shikkui is a weather resistant lime plaster used for generations in this harsh climate. Its produced by fermenting a mix of slaked lime and straw fibers for at least three years."

Traditional Japanese earthen plaster wall - "Tosa Shikkui is a traditional lime and straw fiber plaster from Kochi Prefecture. Located on the south coast of Shikkoku and facing the pacific ocean, Kochi Prefecture is known to be prone to typhoons. Tosa Shikkui is a weather resistant lime plaster used for generations in this harsh climate. Its produced by fermenting a mix of slaked lime and straw fibers for at least three years."

Tosa Shikkui, a Japanese earth plaster, can be used to achieve a highly polished wall finish

Tosa Shikkui, a Japanese earth plaster, can be used to achieve a highly polished wall finish

Schlins, Austria

Schlins, Austria

tile + rammed earth

tile + rammed earth

"Turpan, or Tulufan as the Chinese call it, is in Xinjiang province. The population in this province are of the Uyghur minority - descendants from Alexander the Great or the Turkish people. Even their language sounds like Turkish."

"Turpan, or Tulufan as the Chinese call it, is in Xinjiang province. The population in this province are of the Uyghur minority - descendants from Alexander the Great or the Turkish people. Even their language sounds like Turkish."

historic San Francisco de Asis church, painted by Georgia O'Keefe, Taos, NM

historic San Francisco de Asis church, painted by Georgia O'Keefe, Taos, NM

Clay floors, earthern floors, clay plaster and COB

Clay floors, earthern floors, clay plaster and COB