Concept art for Padme Amidala

The Art of Star Wars and the Power of Costume

Costume designer Nilo Rodis-Jamero and George Lucas and Howard Kazanjian
Costume designer Nilo Rodis-Jamero presents completed costume illustrations to Return of the Jedi executive producer George Lucas and producer Howard Kazanjian in 1981. Also visible is a maquette (model) for Princess Leia's bounty hunter disguise costume, crafted by Joe Johnston.

Stefania Van Dyke is the interpretive specialist, textile art and special projects. Her favorite email subject line during the course of planning Star Wars and the Power of Costume was “Missing Dianoga.”