This will teach you to create an easy to make version of Luke Skywalker's lightsaber. If you are a noob, you can make this easy.
Step 1: Materials
hot glue gun
cold (soon to be hot) glue
Step 2: Shape
Take the cylinder and cut like shown. Then tape up the bottom so there is no hole. Then paint it silver.
Step 3: Details
Cut out 8 small cardboard rectangles. Paint them black. Hot glue them on like so. Then cut out a small cardboard circle. Glue on to front and paint it red. Then cut out a big rectangle and paint it gold. glue it on the side. Then on the back glue and paint two cardboard stacked circles red. Then make the shape shown in picture out of cardboard and paint it silver.
Step 4: Saber FX
Download $4.99 app "Saber Movie Fx" and make an awesome lightsaber movie!
Don't have one yet, but I will Make one soon.