Well, the following image isn't related to this project, but this is what I've done after one day of following along with some tutorials:
At least we now know I can populate the Enterprise with an alien infestation, if necessary.
But in all seriousness, I'm really enjoying using the new program. It's very different than the traditional, linear modeling I'm used to. Far more expressive, and the digitizer tablet I bought really helps out. A lot more to learn, but I think I'm getting the hang of it quickly.