I have had the pleasure of painting lampshades for a fellow artist/potter. My friend, Ulrike Tessmer makes beautiful, functional stoneware. From Germany, she apprenticed with renown master potter, Monika Maezel, in Hamburg. She worked with several potters in Denmark and the U.S. before starting her own shop in Waitsfield, Vermont. Check out her website: http://www.waitsfieldpottery.com.
I covet so many of her pieces!
Here’s one of her lamps with a shade painted by me: