how to model a boat in solidworks?
what are the most commonly used a feature in solidworks to model boat and what is the best starting point
Make a series of planes...
on every plane make the required sketch (section of the hull) and additional curves.
Than connect all the sketches and make a solid with the loft boss base feature, use the guided curve option the make flowing lines.
This will give you the hull....for the rest ...use your imagination to build the upper structure...