Culture Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At  

Elise Hennigan
1.4k votes 90 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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37 4
Drawing is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Drawing

2
43 10
Singing is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Singing

3
32 5
Creative writing is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

4
42 12
Playing Piano is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Playing Piano

5
36 8
Cooking is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Cooking

6
31 5
Painting is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

7
39 12
Chess is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

8
36 10
Guitar is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

9
33 8
Dance is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

10
25 7
Baking is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Baking

11
23 10
Sewing is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Sewing

12
26 14
Calligraphy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Calligraphy

13
21 10
Gardening is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Gardening

14
22 12
Photography is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

15
21 11
Woodworking is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Woodworking

16
19 10
Crochet is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Crochet

17
19 12
Knitting is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Knitting

18
17 11
Ceramics is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Ceramics

19
20 15
Running is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

20
18 13
Programming is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Programming

21
18 14
Filmmaking is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Filmmaking

22
17 13
Fishing is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

23
19 16
Basketball is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Basketball

24
17 15
Interior design is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

25
16 14
Yoga is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At