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Is there a way to do what I believe is called layer "Masking" in Photoshop or "Clipping" in OpenCanvas?

To better explain: You have a drawing on one layer but want to make a secondary layer with another so you don't mess up the original.

Example:
Oval 1 (Purple) is on one layer and Oval 2 (Green) is overlapping it on the second layer above it.
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Now, I want to mask/clip the second layer so it stays within the borders of the drawing on Layer 1. This is the expected result:
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This is what happens in Affinity when I 'mask' the second layer:

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To give a bit more demonstration as to what Murfee said above, I’ve attached a short video.
Note that:
* when you drag the green circle over the thumbnail of the blue circle you make the green circle a Vector Cropping Mask over the blue circle (the thumbnail of the green circle will contain a crop symbol);
* when you drag the green circle to the right of the thumbnail of the blue circle (over the layer name) you Clip the green circle inside the blue circle (blue circle becomes the boundaries of the green circle).
The blue rectangle in the Layers Panel changes to show you what will happen – short vertical = Mask, long horizontal = Clip.

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Affinity Store: Affinity Suite (ADe, APh, APu) 1.10.5.1342, 2.0.0.
Dell OptiPlex 7060, i5-8500 3.00 GHz, 16 GB, Intel UHD Graphics 630, Dell P2417H 1920 x 1080, Windows 11 Pro, Version 22H2, Build 22621.1105.
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