Not sure if anyone can help, but I'm looking to see if it's possible to do.

Can I have a group of layers in Photoshop, fill the entire canvas with a color and have it only show on the children of that group below the fill layer?

  • Yes! You just need to use a mask. Apr 13, 2017 at 17:26

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Sure; use a Clipping Mask.

Take your group...

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Create your fill above the group...

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With the fill layer selected, either go to Image → Create Clipping Mask, or simply alt+click directly between the group and the fill layer in the Layers panel.

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