Buy plates from Dollar Store, write things like, Night Before Christmas, wedding vows for a gift. they used a Porcelain 150 Pen which is permanent and safe once baked for 30 mins in a conventional oven. --I like this idea!
Painting Glass Jars: use acrylic enamel paints, then bake them in the oven for 45 minutes.start with a cold oven, "cook", then turn the oven off and let the glass cool inside the oven. This sets the paint and the glass can be hand washed.
I kind of love this- Personalize thrift store glasses. Spell out a name w/ stickers. Tape off top and bottom. Dab acrylic paint lightly over the stickers and untaped area. Unpeel and you're done! Use glass etching cream.
If you would like to paint glass, whether its glassware, a window, a vase or a jar there are a few things to know ask yourself before you start. Will the piece be for decorative purposes or will it be exposed to heat or wear and tear? The answer