A guide to Reddit’s most popular celebrities
Reddit stardom is real.
On Jul 21, 2017 by Lauren L'Amie
Shitty_watercolour has some not-so-shitty advice for artists
One of Reddit's most beloved novelty accounts explains his growth in the medium in eight simple steps.
On Aug 6, 2013 by Kris Holt
Watercolor profile pictures add whimsy to gay app Grindr
Grindr Illustrated is foremost a single-serving Tumblr, but you can find the works on Facebook and Etsy as well.
On Apr 10, 2013 by Fidel Martinez
The 10 most influential people on Reddit in 2012
Through contributions, ideas, and moderator activity, these 10 power users helped shape Reddit's biggest and most controversial year yet.
On Dec 14, 2012 by Kevin Morris
Famous works of art reimagined by Reddit’s shitty_watercolour
The Mona Lisa and more, as only Reddit's most self-deprecating artist could paint them.
On Dec 7, 2012 by Fernando Alfonso III
Reddit’s shitty_watercolour launches charity paint-a-thon
For a small donation to charity:water, you can have a photo of your choice painted by the beloved Redditor.
On Oct 4, 2012 by Fernando Alfonso III
Reddit is far greater than the future of journalism
The hyper-powered aggregation and fact-checking capabilities of Reddit's 35 million monthly visitors make the social news site a rare resource and leader in crowdsourced journalism.
On Aug 20, 2012 by Kevin Morris
Meet 6 incredible artists capturing the essence of Reddit
A curated look at the redditors that make comments on the social news site come to life.
On Jul 19, 2012 by Kevin Collier
Reddit novelty account has work stolen by 9gag
"This is probably the most popular thing I've ever had and it sucks for me that the vast majority of people will only see the painting along with 9gag's watermark," shitty_watercolour writes.
On Jul 17, 2012 by Fernando Alfonso III
Reddit’s shitty_watercolour helps couple get engaged
Thanks to a romantic painting from the popular novelty account, redditor Mike Freeman's proposal to his girlfriend was anything but "shitty."
On Jul 10, 2012 by Fernando Alfonso III
Deviant artist turns grandfather’s death into apocalyptic masterpiece
It's about "noticing what is really important, the people around you,” Nigro, a recent high-school graduate, told the Daily Dot.
On Jun 4, 2012 by Fernando Alfonso III
Popular novelty account shitty_watercolour banned from Reddit’s r/IAmA
Known for turning Reddit posts into paintings, shitty_watercolour was banned from the social news site on Thursday for linking to his Tumblr account.
On Jun 1, 2012 by Fernando Alfonso III
The most terrifying bug you’ve ever seen
Also in today's Reddit Digest, a popular account was banned from the site's r/IAmA section for making cash off his comments.
On Jun 1, 2012 by Kevin Morris