Ceramic Lesson: ink transfer to clay for carving/glazing purposes. Great follow up to linocut project.

Ceramic Arts Daily – Ceramic Art Lesson Plan: Ink Transfers on Clay - uses water soluble ink jet printer or hand drawn images with water soluble markers/art pencils

lots of ceramic handbuilding lessons on this site!

Lots of inspiring project ideas from Lakeside--some applicable to upper intermediate. Impressing leaves on clay

These look like great garden markers.

Herb Garden Stakes / Plant Markers - A set of 3 pottery garden markers via Etsy