Recently transplanted from Seattle to Southern California, Debra Prinzing is a garden and design features writer. She previously served as "NW Style" columnist for the Seattle Post-Intelligencer. Debra has a background in textiles, journalism, landscape design and horticulture. She is the author of four gardening books, including "The Abundant Garden" (2005) and the "Pacific Northwest Garden Survival Guide" (2004). Her articles have appeared in Fine Gardening, Cottage Living, Sunset, Better Homes & Gardens SIPs, Seattle Homes & Lifestyles and Romantic Homes magazines, among others. Her newest book project, Stylish Sheds and Elegant Hideaways, will be published in 2008 by Clarkson-Potter. Her web site is: www.debraprinzing.com "