Style Guide

While we encourage our members to promote and share TheLab with others, we ask that you stick to the colors and fonts we’ve chosen to represent our organization. Our logo, colors, and font choices represent who we are, and identifies us as a unique entity!

Any questions or requests further regarding usage or additional identity elements can be directed to Leadership.

About Our Logo

GliderThe roots of TheLab are in hacking. One of the symbols of hackerdom is the “glider” from Conway’s Game of Life. You can learn about, play and get lost in The Game of Life at the links in this very sentence.

Logo Guidelines

TheLab.ms logos are available in several formats. If you have a need beyond what is provided here, just ask! Please do not alter the colors or letter placement in these images when re-using them.

Color web-suitable logo for general use.

.PNG, 200x200px

Color web-suitable logo for general use. .PNG, 200x200px
Black and white print-suitable logo for general use. .TIF, 8.6MB
Color print-suitable logo for general use. .TIF, 8.6MB

SVG logo elements suitable for lasercutting. (Coming sooooooon.)
3D Printable Lab.ms makercoin. (Coming soon, mmkay?)

Brand Elements

Colors

This chart represents all the colors used in TheLab’s logo, and is generally what is used in the website and print material.

Color Sample Color Name Hex Code CMYK
Android Green #ABD048 17,0,65,18
Dollar Bill #8CC64E 29,0,60,22
Army Green #3F4C1B 17,0,64,70
Registration Black #000000 75,68,67,90
White #FFFFFF 0,0,0,0
Typography

Logo – OCR-A
Headlines – OCR-A
Subheadings – HP Simplified Normal – Alternative: Roboto Mono
Text/Paragraphs – Arial – Alternative: Roboto Normal

Bold/Italics may be used in text as needed.

Printable Zines and Flyers to Distribute

“How to Attend a Class at TheLab.ms” foldable zine (.jpg,1.4MB)
General Information double-sized 3up Flyer (.pdf front, .pdf back)

Thingiverse Things to Print or Lasercut

(All things coming soon, I swear!)
TheLab.ms makercoin
TheLab.ms phone stand
TheLab.ms floppydisk keychain

Hours & Info

469.298.9683
24/7 Access for Members
Open House Every Tues. @ 8PM

MEETUPS MOVED ONLINE/POSTPONED

08/01/2020 - As per the city's most recent COVID-19 update, all Meetups are postponed or moved ontile untile further notice.

TheLab.ms and its equipment are still open to members!

Meetup Feed

  • Intro To C# Programming In Unity 2020-09-29 at 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM Online event TheLab.ms Plano's Makerspace Tuesday, September 29 at 8:00 PM This will be a continuing bi-weekly class that goes over basic concepts used in C# that are related to Unity. While it is not required it is suggested... https://www.meetup.com/TheLab-ms/events/273372604/
  • Weekly Open House! 2020-09-29 at 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM TheLab.ms - Plano's Makerspace (1915 N Central Expy Ste 370, Plano, TX) TheLab.ms Plano's Makerspace Tuesday, September 29 at 8:00 PM Come see the space and see what we do! Our facility is equipped with: • an electronics lab • a drone / quadcopter repair station • a 3D printing facil... https://www.meetup.com/TheLab-ms/events/273471583/
  • Lost Our Box Game Developers "Weekly Project Meetup" 2020-10-01 at 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM Online event TheLab.ms Plano's Makerspace Thursday, October 1 at 8:00 PM Do not RSVP here, instead do it here: https://www.meetup.com/lost-our-box-game-developers Whether it's your first time or you've been to all the meetu... https://www.meetup.com/TheLab-ms/events/273519322/

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