cat plates - make something like this with ceramic paint.

Cool Cat Plates - VivaTerra -- I would use these all year long. get some yourself some pawtastic adorable cat apparel!

Anthropologie EU Monogrammed Meadow Trinket Dish by Amelia Hebertson.

Monogrammed Meadow Trinket Dish

Stumped about what to make your loved ones this year? Check out this great list of  11 DIY Expensive Looking Gift Ideas.

11 DIY Expensive Looking Gift Ideas

Ceramic Hand Painted Cat Bowl $8.00                                                                                                                                                      More

The Ceramic Hand Painted Cat Bowl is a cute bowl that features an adorable cat face! This bowl is perfect for the cat lover in your life!

DIY hand-painted ceramic tealight holders by funnelcloud rachel, via Flickr

I've got a dark blue ceramic pen waiting for me. And there are white plates and bowls on sale down the road. Creative: Eleven Ceramic Projects To DIY (via funnelcloud: DIY hand-painted ceramic tealight holders)