Betty's wood turning work is featured in the book New Masters of Woodturning: Expanding the Boundaries of Wood Art by Terry Martin and Kevin Wallace. Betty is one of only fourteen US artists highlighted in the book. Living With Form: The Horn Collection of Contemporary Crafts, The Arkansas Arts Center (Bradley Press, 1999) also featured Betty's work.
Many exhibition catalogs show Scarpino's work, a few are listed below:
In addition to being one of the most proficient female woodturners working today, Betty is also a skilled writer and editor who regularly contributes to magazines and journals focusing on the artistry of working with wood. Some of these publications are listed below.