Layer Clip Extension

This is a a set of Inkscape extension scripts for setting and removing clip paths for entire layers. Inkscape has no trouble rendering or editing layers with clip paths, but it currently has no built-in method of setting the clip path for a layer&emdash;that is the purpose of these extensions.


Simply unzip the downloaded file into the following directory:

(Or, see an example with screenshots)
Once the extensions are installed, a "Layer Clip" submenu will appear within Inkscape's "Extensions" menu. The "Layer Clip" menu provides several options: