Japanese Shikkui Plaster

Shikkui Surface Coatings are a natural lime plaster system developed and manufactured in Japan for walls and ceilings that achieve a stunning range of traditional and modern finishes, including a full range of Venetian Stucco and stone effects. Customize color and texture for unlimited creative freedom.

Shikkui coatings are zero-VOC, non-toxic, and made with up to 50% reprocessed eggshells - a rapidly-renewable, pre-consumer source of high-grade calcium carbonate - an ideal example of upcycling.


  • Natural mineral materials
  • Sprayed, rolled or troweled application
  • Interior and exterior applications
  • Residential and commercial projects
  • Excellent workability
  • Odor free, zero-VOC, and non-toxic
  • Humidity-regulating
  • Antistatic and hypoallergenic
  • Naturally antibacterial, antiviral, and antifungal
  • Up to 50% UPCYCLED rapidly-renewable content - eggshells
  • Optimized 2-coat system reduces both material and application costs
  • Can contribute toward up to 11 LEED credits
  • Cradle to Cradle certified (Silver)

The coatings are highly porous and naturally antiseptic, so indoor air quality is actively improved for healthier spaces.

All Shikkui products by Tagawa Sangyo are manufactured in Japan under strict requirements to product quality and human health.