I paint my ceramic creatures with underglazes and overglazes -and fire multiple times for different effects.  Many of the large figures have a cavity inside the head like a cookie jar- to hide small treasures in its head. Some have two heads to change with their mood.

Jötunn (The Frost Giant)
Jötunn (The Frost Giant)
Ogress and Einherji
Ogress and Einherji
Odin
Odin
Norns
Norns
Article in Morgunbladid
Article in Morgunbladid
Ogress
Ogress