Culture Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At  

Elise Hennigan
890 votes 61 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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28 7
Playing Piano is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Playing Piano

2
28 7
Singing is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Singing

3
27 7
Chess is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

4
24 5
Cooking is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Cooking

5
25 6
Guitar is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

6
20 4
Drawing is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Drawing

7
21 5
Creative writing is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

8
21 6
Dance is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

9
17 3
Baking is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Baking

10
18 4
Painting is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

11
14 4
Gardening is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Gardening

12
18 9
Calligraphy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Calligraphy

13
15 7
Sewing is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Sewing

14
13 6
Crochet is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Crochet

15
14 8
Woodworking is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Woodworking

16
12 7
Knitting is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Knitting

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

18
12 8
Fishing is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

19
11 8
Ceramics is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Ceramics

20
10 8
Embroidery is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Embroidery

21
12 11
Photography is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

22
11 10
Interior design is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

23
9 8
Scrapbooking is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Scrapbooking

24
9 8
Origami is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Origami

25
10 10
Board Games is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Board Games

26
9 9
Filmmaking is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Filmmaking

27
10 11
Lifting weights is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Lifting weights

28
10 11
Running is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

29
9 10
Yoga is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

30
9 11
Bird Watching is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

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

32
9 12
Basketball is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Basketball

33
8 11
Blogging is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Blogging

34
8 12
Video Games is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Video Games

35
4 13
Poker is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Poker

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

37
3 14
Geocaching is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

38
4 17
Instagram is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

39
3 15
Beekeeping is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Beekeeping

40
3 16
Hunting is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

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2 13
Making Cocktails is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Making Cocktails