Mirrors can be used to decorate pots. Select a design and decide the color combination. METHOD 1 Soak the terracota pot in water for a few hours so as to dissolve any mud or dust sticking to it. 2 Let it dry . 3 Color the pot with acrylic color of your choice. 4 Draw the design on the pot with a pencil so as mark placement. 5 Use fevicol or white glue to stick the mirrors. 6 Colored thread can be used to give it an ethnic look. 7 3-D colors can be used to fill in the gaps if required.