but making UWP applications is mostly a manual process, no much help from "wizards".
It is much easier to make old style WinForms apps, or Windows 8 apps.
Even Visual Studio 2017 comes only with "blank template" for UWP.
With this new open source templates project this may improve.
video: Windows Template Studio - Build 2017 - Windows app development
"...next evolution in your File → New Universal Windows Platform app in Visual Studio –
Windows Template Studio" @ GitHub
"Template 10" is an alternative, also open source, not by Microsoft
Template 10 Template Pack - Visual Studio Marketplace
Home · Windows-XAML/Template10 Wiki @GitHub