Culture Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At  

Elise Hennigan
1k votes 70 voters 41 items

List Rules Only activities done for fun that anyone could pick up. Vote up the hobbies you wish you were good at.

Ever find yourself envious of people who have cultivated impressive skills during their downtime? Then it may be time for you to develop some hobbies. Everyone, even celebrities, should have a few hidden talents. With a little practice, you can probably get pretty good at any of the interesting hobbies listed below. However, you'll actually have to put in time and practice. But you can handle that, right?

The best hobbies are challenging, but the sense of accomplishment you feel when you start to improve is what makes them fulfilling. And getting good at something that's hard makes it cool. But don't you kind of wish you didn't have to put in all that work? What are some skills you wish you had already cultivated? 

If you're looking for hobbies to pick up, scan through this list as inspiration. Vote up the hobbies that you wish you were good at. (And then go get good at them!)

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33 8
Singing is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Singing

2
31 8
Playing Piano is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Playing Piano

3
30 8
Chess is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

4
28 7
Guitar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

5
25 5
Cooking is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Cooking

6
22 4
Drawing is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Drawing

7
25 7
Dance is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

8
22 5
Creative writing is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

9
20 4
Painting is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

10
17 4
Baking is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Baking

11
15 6
Gardening is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Gardening

12
17 8
Sewing is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Sewing

13
19 11
Calligraphy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Calligraphy

14
14 7
Crochet is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Crochet

15
14 9
Programming is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Programming

16
14 10
Woodworking is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Woodworking

17
14 11
Photography is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

18
13 10
Knitting is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Knitting

19
12 9
Ceramics is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Ceramics

20
12 9
Fishing is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

21
11 9
Embroidery is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Embroidery

22
13 12
Running is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

23
12 11
Filmmaking is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Filmmaking

24
12 12
Interior design is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

25
12 12
Board Games is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Board Games

26
11 11
Yoga is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

27
12 14
Basketball is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Basketball

28
11 13
Bird Watching is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

29
11 13
Lifting weights is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Lifting weights

30
11 13
Snowboarding is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

31
9 11
Origami is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Origami

32
9 11
Scrapbooking is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Scrapbooking

33
10 14
Video Games is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Video Games

34
8 13
Blogging is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Blogging

35
6 14
Poker is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Poker

36
4 15
Geocaching is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

37
6 18
Instagram is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

38
5 17
Home Brewing Beer is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Home Brewing Beer

39
4 17
Beekeeping is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Beekeeping

40
3 15
Making Cocktails is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Making Cocktails

41
4 18
Hunting is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At