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Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At  

Elise Hennigan
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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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Drawing is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Drawing
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Painting is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Singing is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Singing
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Cooking is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Cooking
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Playing Piano is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Playing Piano
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Creative writing is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Dance is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Baking is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Baking
9
Guitar is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Chess is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Photography is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Gardening is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Gardening
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Sewing is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Sewing
14
Woodworking is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Woodworking
15
Calligraphy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Calligraphy
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Running is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Interior design is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Knitting is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Knitting
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Ceramics is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Ceramics
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Yoga is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Crochet is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Crochet
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Filmmaking is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Filmmaking
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Basketball is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Basketball
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Fishing is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
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Programming is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Programming