Culture Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At  

Elise Hennigan
1.2k votes 83 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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1
31 4
Drawing is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Drawing

2
41 8
Singing is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Singing

3
39 10
Playing Piano is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Playing Piano

4
37 9
Chess is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

5
33 7
Cooking is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Cooking

6
34 8
Guitar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

7
28 5
Creative writing is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

8
28 5
Painting is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

9
31 8
Dance is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

10
23 6
Baking is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Baking

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

12
23 13
Calligraphy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Calligraphy

13
18 9
Gardening is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Gardening

14
17 9
Crochet is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Crochet

15
19 12
Photography is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

16
18 11
Woodworking is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Woodworking

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

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

19
15 10
Ceramics is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Ceramics

20
18 14
Basketball is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Basketball

21
17 14
Running is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

22
15 12
Yoga is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

23
15 13
Filmmaking is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At
Filmmaking

24
14 12
Fishing is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At

25
15 14
Interior design is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Hobbies You Wish You Were Good At