Clement was trained at Watts Atelier in Encinitas California, where he studied painting and drawing from life as well as concepts in illustration, landscape, perspective and more. He is inspired by many artists and illustrators of the past and present.  Clement strives to create work that is appealing in subject matter and in execution. He resides in Bisbee, Arizona, where he has a studio overlooking Main Street. He is currently working on a series of paintings featuring Bisbee and her people. When not working in the studio, he enjoys hiking, jogging, and playing music.