Lauryn says, yes, it IS possible to paint ceramics. Case in point: she found the less than appealing color brown teapot shown above at a thrift store. Her vision for it was a wee bit green. So she assembled her materials, which included rubbing alchohol, a paint brush, a lot of patience and Americanna Gloss Enamels paint by Decoart. Here's what it looks like now:
Lauryn says that the teapot is for decoration purposes only and that the paint she used is emphatically NOT to be used in direct contact with food. To read/see the entire process follow this jump.