Professional painting has long been a tradition in the Pedder family. Mark Pedder began his trade under the watchful eyes of his father and Uncle - both master tradesmen.  Studying the different aspects and skills of the craft under such experts assisted Mark in successfully graduating from the Technical and Further Education school in Hobart .

As a qualified tradesman Mark returned to Launceston where he worked for numerous Professional Painters - learning new techniques and perfecting his skills. To study the specialised forms and techniques of large construction work - Mark moved north to work for one the biggest Painting firms in Brisbane. Today Mark is a highly respected name in Launceston.

After many successful years as a contract painter - Mark founded his own contracting business which is today one of the most sought after firms in the business.