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 – 02.09.18 – Motocross Rider

Use this cool dirt bike rider silhouette for a motocross-themed birthday card, scrapbook page or gift bag. Works great for birthday party favor bags! Make party banners and decor for your favorite motocross fan! All downloads are in Zip format and include the SVG Files for use with any SVG-file-compatible software, such as Cricut Design […]


Design Inspiration: Claddagh Heart

I just had to see how our Hanging Geometric Heart project would look in GREEN with a pretty gold claddagh heart design on the front. I love it! Not only would it make a lovely treat for someone come March, but who wouldn't love it as part of some St. Patrick's Day decor. For something so […]


How to Make a Free Print-and-Cut Tooth Fairy Note using your Cricut cutting machine

I've got a confession to make. I've never done "print-and-cut" on ANY cutting machine. Not on my Sizzix eclips2, not on my Silhouette Cameo, not on my Cricut Explore Air 2 or Maker. I was intimidated. That just changed! Today, Michelle contacted me, trying to create the project you see here. Super cute idea, right? […]


New Free Gift - All My Love SVG Kit - $6.99 Value

New projects are here! We are currently offering all five FREE with qualifying purchase. FREE GIFT INSTRUCTIONS Add at least $9.98 USD worth of products to your Shopping Bag. THEN add the All My Love SVG Kit to your Shopping Bag. Type the code FREEGIFT into the coupon field and press "Enter." This will deduct $6.99 USD […]


New Free Gift - Yuletide Box Cards SVG Kit - $6.99 Value - Expired

New Christmas Box Cards are here! We are currently offering all five FREE with qualifying purchase. Each card folds flat to fit inside its custom envelope (included)! FREE GIFT INSTRUCTIONS Add at least $9.98 USD worth of products to your Shopping Bag. THEN add the Yuletide Box Cards SVG Kit to your Shopping Bag. Type the code […]


Free SVG File – 11.21.17 – Just Married Banner

What a perfect day! After all the planning, our wedding day was everything that we had envisioned, and more! I thought I'd keep everything so "straightforward and simple." Right, uh-huh, sure... lol! Hosting a party for that many people (about 200) at home takes quite a bit of coordination and planning. I now know this! […]


Free SVG File – 11.14.17 – Window Pane Gift Box

  Download this FREE design for your cutting machine today! It shows off a gift with a pretty label, such as these bottles of hand soap. I have been getting these pretty hand soaps at TJ Maxx lately, and picked up three festive winter ones to give as Thanksgiving Host/Hostess gifts. The bottles are just over seven […]


New Free Gift - Heirloom Christmas Tree - $6.99 Value - Expired

This project is compatible with any cutting machine and software combination that allows you to import SVG files, such as Cricut Design Space, Sure Cuts a Lot ("SCAL"), eCAL for the Sizzix eclips, Brother ScanNCut Canvas, Make-the-Cut, or Silhouette Studio Designer Edition. Not suitable for mats smaller than 12x12. Trailer


Christmas Tree Sneak Peek and Materials List

Eek! I can't wait to show you "the full reveal" on this project.. it should be ready around the middle of next week. Sneak Peek Update! It's here!! It was inspired by the ceramic trees that my grandma and mom painted and fired at the ceramics warehouse "back in the day." :) Materials List In case […]


Free SVG File – 10.18.17 – Spiderweb Doily

  Download this FREE design for your cutting machine today! Designed to be cut at about 11" wide, you can use it beneath a favorite project or as part of a decor display. You could even put it on top of a charger plate or placemat for a festive place setting. Happy crafting! ~Mary :) All downloads are […]