I remember when I was in school and the teacher gave us just newspaper. We cut words from it and decorated our mug or plate. I don't remember how we glued or adhered to the plate or mug so it was permanent.
Do you know a way how to fix pieces of (news)paper to a white mug or plate, so it is
It does not have to be newspaper specifically, any common household paper (or alternative materials) should work for this.