Gregory Burns Great Wall Painting Retreat

Spring 2018


Gregory Burns, an inspiring artist, will be back for another residency at the Brickyard from 15 March to 22 April 2018.

We are offering a special three night package during his residency for people who would like to join classes with him. Guests can choose their packages to start any date from 16 March to 19 April, subject to availability and prepayment no later than 15 February 2018.

The package includes two 90 minute drawing classes with participants limited to six. Materials and supplies will be provided by Gregory.


Day 1


Dinner: Noodle/Dumpling Lesson and a set menu in the Lodge


Day 2

Morning: 90 minute drawing class with Gregory in the Board Room

Afternoon: Guided Hike to Great Wall, Open for private classes with Gregory or other activities

Dinner: Casual Fusion Set Menu in the Lodge


Day 3

Morning: 90 minute drawing class with Gregory in the Board Room

Day: Open for private classes with Gregory or other activities

19:00 Dinner: Cooking with Executive Chef in Brickyard Kitchen


Day 4



Great Wall Painting Retreat

Commercial Package for the Brickyard


Up to 2 Guests at the Brickyard

3 nights in a superior queen room

Roundtrip transfer private car from Beijing airport/downtown

2 spa treatments

scheduled sequentially, first come first served

2 90 minute drawing classes with Gregory Burns for up to 2 people

Guided Great Wall Hike

Complimentary rides around the local area

Breakfasts in the Lodge

First Night Noodle Set Dinner

Second Night Casual Fusion Set Dinner

Third Night Brickyard Kitchen Set Dinner

Lunches & other meals for own account

Beverages for own account


Package Price Rmb 7,699

Extra Nights Added Before or After Package:

Rmb 888/night

Upgrade to Deluxe or Premium Room for 3 Night Package:

Add Rmb 1,188 for 3 nights

Upgrade to Chairman’s Suite for 3 Night Package:

Add Rmb 3,699 for 3 nights

Upgrades Subject to Availability, first come first served


Package Price with No Classes: Rmb 4,999


Full package payable in advance

No later than 15 February 2018


Damage deposit payable on check-in

Cash, Wechat, and credit cards accepted





Additional Private Tuition with Gregory Burns

Rmb 499 per Hour per Student, Materials Extra

Payable in Cash to Gregory

Subject to Availability


About Brickyard Retreat

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Information on rooms, dining venues, menus and so on at

Contact us on +861061626506


About Gregory Burns

Swimming to five world records during three Paralympics and staging exhibitions and workshops globally for three decades, Gregory Burns’ keynote speeches, master classes and contemporary paintings inspire us to reconnect with our values and purpose. Learn more on





Food Preferences & Allergies

We’re happy to accommodate everyone’s preferences for all the meals. It will be helpful to get requirements in advance, of course.


How to Book the Painting Package

On the Brickyard website select the nights and room type for your stay and email us the automatic confirmation email on and whether you desire the package with lessons or without lessons. We will send you payment instructions and follow up with you on all the admin for your retreat.  


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Updated 28 October 2017  Subject to Change Without Notice