John Wickens

John is MD of Canvas and ESC Events. He’d probably be Chairman too if we could ever make him sit down long enough!

A rare combination of boundless energy and logistical know-how, John has been planning and producing some of the most prestigious events in the UK and Europe for over 20 years now.

If he was a painter, John would swap brushes for spray-can and busy himself customising the livery of an F1 car or mountain bike – his two out-of-office passions (and with his unerring eye for detail, he’d definitely take pole position for accuracy on any planning grid!).

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How To: Survive the Bridesmaid Dress Dilema

As if choosing your Bridesmaids wasn’t enough of a minefield, now comes the task of choosing the dresses… First things first; choose YOUR dress. The shade of white you choose (or indeed any other colo[...]
30 July 2013

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Garden Party Fun

Top tips for Garden Party Success   Here at Canvas we are trying to make the most of the brief sunny weather by throwing garden parties. If you’re looking for more than just your average British [...]
27 June 2013

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Our success has been honed by years of planning, managing events and serving clients. Here are some examples of what we can achieve. Click on a picture to go to the related gallery.