From the program:
Presented by members of the 501st Legion and rebel Legion costuming groups, this informative panel will offer aspiring prop and costume makers an overview of the materials and tools needed to create realistic looking movie memorabilia. Learn how to build a hardware store blaster, make a droid from storage bins, and create costumes from existing clothing. you'll also see a demonstration of the vacuuforming process for creating your own armor and helmets. Drop in for an informative presentation that will introduce you to this fun and exciting hobby.