Learn from the comfort of your studio with my online courses.
Some of my courses include live feedback of your work,
while others are self-guided.


Adam Clague online video course painting demonstration

Self-Guided Online Course • From $199

Learn to Paint Dynamic Portraits & Figures in Oil

My flagship instructional offering. Four years in the making, this online course contains everything I know about the Fundamentals of Painting and Composition, presented in structured, easy-to-follow lessons. Altogether, this course contains 45 written lessons and 13 hours of video! I've designed each lesson to be a stepping stone to guide you toward making better paintings.

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Self-Guided Online Course • From $50

Painting the Portrait in the Landscape

A great supplement to "Learn to Paint Dynamic Portraits & Figures in Oil," which contains extensive writings on outdoor lighting, but no demos of that subject. This collection of recordings includes 3 in-depth lectures and 4 demos of models under various outdoor lighting conditions.

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Pre-Recorded Demo • From $40

Capturing the Glowing Effect

In this 3.5–hour demo with Sentient Academy, I'll help you simplify a backlit figurative scene into essential elements that can be captured quickly. As I paint a model backlit by the sun, I will demonstrate how to mix values, temperatures, and colors to harness the effects of sunlight.

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