Designs By Mary Rudakas

I love the nuances of the seasons.  For example, the beginning of Spring is so different from the end of Spring.  I notice new subtleties and insights each year, like revisiting a favorite book or movie.  What could be more fun than hailing fresh new trends while observing some of Earth’s oldest celebrations?
— Mary



Free SVG File – 11.21.19 – Tied Photo Box

Make this sweet yet simple box featuring some favorite patterned paper and a coordinating flap panel. It's ideal for gifting or storing 4x6" photos because of its size: 4.5" x 6.5" x 1". Mine (shown) features patterned paper from the My Favorite Christmas collection by Echo Park Paper Company. I embossed the red panel with […]


Coupon Code: FREEGIFT [EXPIRED]| Home For Christmas Box Cards SVG Kit

The Home For Christmas Box Cards SVG Kit is here! Coupon Code: FREEGIFT Get all five FREE with qualifying purchase when you apply coupon code FREEGIFT during Checkout! Step 1 First, add products to your Shopping Cart totaling $16.98 USD or more. Step 2 THEN add the Home For Christmas Box Cards SVG Kit ($8.99) to your Shopping Cart as well. […]


Free SVG File – 10.13.19 – Teal Pumpkin Box

Have you heard of the "Teal Pumpkin Project®?" Putting a teal pumpkin on your doorstep or a sign in your window means you have non-food treats available, such as glow sticks or small toys. "This simple act promotes inclusion for trick-or-treaters with food allergies or other conditions." Read more on the Teal Pumpkin Project website here. […]


Free SVG File – 08.05.19 – Fall Tree

How will YOU use this pretty tree with leaves? Simply size each SVG file (tree.svg and leaves.svg) to the same height. All downloads are in Zip format and include the SVG Files for use with any SVG-file-compatible software, such as Cricut Design Space, Sure Cuts A Lot, eCal, Canvas, Make-The-Cut, and Silhouette Studio Designer Edition, […]


Free SVG File – 07.23.19 – Sun Valley Floral Elements

Use these pretty hand-drawn "inked" style flowers and leaves on your next project! All downloads are in Zip format and include the SVG Files for use with any SVG-file-compatible software, such as Cricut Design Space, Sure Cuts A Lot, eCal, Canvas, Make-The-Cut, and Silhouette Studio Designer Edition, etc. Like the Freebie? Check out the new […]


Free SVG File – 04.24.19 – Small Favor Bag

Be the go-to party favor hero when you whip this up! Use it to perfectly feature a pretty 3x4" design, which have become so easy-to-find in today's paper collections. The 3x4" designs I used are from a sheet of paper from the Practically Perfect collection by Carta Bella. I simply sliced up a sheet into […]


Iconic Clock Sneak Peek and Supply List

[Update: it's here!!] Eeeeeek!! I can't wait to show you the "full reveal" of this "WOW-factor" project!! Sneak Peek The Iconic Clock project is a REAL working clock (uses one AA battery) and wait until you see it ALL. LIT. UP!! It was inspired by the enormous, iconic clock faces of the Elizabeth Tower in London […]


Free SVG File – 01.22.19 – Classroom Valentines

Wake up your craft supply stash, because these are oh-so-fun to decorate! Best of all, you can cut 12 of both hearts from one sheet of 12x12" paper. AND you can cut FOUR envelopes out of one sheet of 12x12" paper. A printable PDF Menu is included in your download. (Or you can view it on […]


Free SVG File – 12.17.18 – Large Snowflake

This snowflake design uses two full pieces of 12x12" paper - the bottom layer is turned 90 degrees clockwise. Can you visualize the two pieces of paper? :D I had a fun time designing it today! Winnie helped. :) It looks nice as part of decor - even beyond Christmas and into Winter. I wanted to […]


Free SVG File – 10.25.18 – Picado Skull

  Use this skull on whatever you have in mind, or a Day of the Dead project! You could even simply cut it out at a large size and use for celebration decor! All downloads are in Zip format and include the SVG Files for use with any SVG-file-compatible software, such as Cricut Design Space, […]