Where Art Meets Tranquility

Thundering Shrimp Tattoos & Piercings

We serve the Emerald Isle area with some of the best tattooing and piercing artists. Thundering Shrimp Tattoo is owned and operated by Jamee Melvin, who has been tattooing professionally since 2005. Established in 2016, we are not your traditional type of tattoo and piercing shop. We provide our clients with friendly staff, a welcoming atmosphere, and original artwork. Our cleanliness and sterilization procedures are top-notch and we are always happy to answer any of your questionsAt Thundering Shrimp Tattoo, you enter as a Stranger, but leave as a Friend.

Our shop is a reflection of ourselves: professional, clean, neat, and welcoming to everyone. This beautiful studio is covered in our artists’ original paintings.

Meet The Team

Inspired Artists

We pride ourselves in meeting and exceeding our clients’ expectations. We do custom work and enjoy turning the client’s idea into a creative design for them to carry for life.

For more information about the shop, booking appointments, deposits, etc, please refer to our FAQ page. You can call us directly at (252) 764-9315 or stop by the shop. 

Hope to see you soon!

Thundering Shrimp Tattoo serves tattoo and piercing clients throughout Eastern North Carolina, including: 

Atlantic Beach, Beaufort, Cape Carteret, Emerald Isle, Swansboro


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