The force is strong in this lightsaber tutorial

In this two-round tutorial, you’ll learn how to model a Lightsaber. This tutorial is suitable for Maya beginners and will take about 1-2 hours depending on your skill level and attention to detail.

Make sure to download this reference image before you begin the tutorial.

Once you're done with this series of videos make sure to move on to Part 04 by clicking the link at the bottom of the page.

1. Modeling a Lightsaber 01

2. Modeling a Lightsaber 02

3. Modeling a Lightsaber 03

4. Modeling a Lightsaber 04

Ready for more? Click here for Part 04