Well, not really lurking today, but I want to tell you about a DIY craft that I want to try to make some little herb pots.
Take a clay pot and paint the outside with a light color. You could also use a glazed pot or light colored plastic pot. Use nail polish to make a design. Use this video to see the technique that you can adapt to garden pots. Watercolor Mug Tutorial
I would finish it off by writing the name of the herb on the pot and applying a coat of acrylic finishing spray to make the design permanent.